Does he announce a ‘national emergency’ on the Southern Border so he can try to steal m money for his concrete/steel border wall?
His people know that even with a declaration?
He probably won’t get what he wants in the end…
But he’ll try to keep selingl the effort to his base…
President Trump is building anticipation around his forthcoming State of the Union speech, including hinting at potential newsmaking announcements that may arrive in the annual address to the nation.
Trump has declined to definitively share details about his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un or whether he will declare a national emergency to direct construction of a wall along the southern border, instead teasing that such high-profile questions will be answered in his speech.
The president twice last week confirmed that his next meeting with Kim would take place at the end of February but declined to elaborate.
“Early next week, probably State of the Union,” he told reporters Thursday when asked for additional details.
Trump on Sunday teased on CBS’s “Face the Nation” that he would reveal the time and location of his second summit with Kim during the State of the Union “or shortly before.”
“I won’t tell you yet,” Trump told anchor Margaret Brennan, adding that the meeting has been set.
During a Friday roundtable on human trafficking, Trump also played coy when asked whether he expected to declare a national emergency to secure funding for his desired border wall…..