H. J. Res. 46, Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.


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)

ADDITIONAL DETAIL:

  • Link to the text of the bill.
  • Link to bill information on Countable.

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