Summary: This joint resolution terminates the national emergency related to the U.S.-Mexico border, declared by the President on February 15, 2019. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the resolution on 2/22/19.
STATUS: Introduced 2/22/19 by Rep. Castro, Joaquin [D-TX-20]. The resolution passed both the House and the Senate, but was vetoed by the President.
ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE RESOLUTION:
- Opposition To Trump National Emergency Grows In GOP-Led Senate. (Source: Talking Point Memo, March 1, 2019)
- 58 former national security officials to rebuke Trump’s emergency declaration. (Source: Defense News, February 26, 2019)