US President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AFP

‘Lawless’: Donald Trump says he will sign spending bill – but declare national emergency to get wall funds

  • Trump’s plan to declare a national emergency to obtain the US$5.7 billion for his border wall prompted a furious response from Democrats
  • Speaker Nancy Pelosi hinted at a court challenge and warned that a future Democratic president could declare a national emergency to achieve gun control
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US President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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