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National Emergency Will Bring Funding for Border Wall

Clip: Season 1700 Episode 1732 | 5m 48s

UW-Madison journalism professor Michael Wagner breaks down the president’s declaration of a national emergency for border wall funding. He says that since the president had a hard time getting funding under unified Republican government, getting a bill through the legislature with Democratic control of the House is unlikely. “This will face scrutiny, in the House and in the courts,” Wagner says.

Aired: 02/15/19

Rating: TV-G

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