Trump declares 'emergency' to build wall, Democrats cry foul

Trump Decries Catch and Release While Expanding Release of Illegal Aliens

During a press conference in the White House Rose Garden on Friday morning, President Trump decried the Catch and Release program while a Republican-Democrat spending bill he is expected to sign will expand the release of illegal aliens and border crossers into the United States. 

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Hollywood Declares the Real National Emergency: Trump

Hollywood stars melted down Friday after President Donald Trump announced he was declaring a national emergency over border security, with celebrities deciding that the real emergency is Trump.

Former Rep. Robert Francis "Beto" O'Rourke (D-TX), the failed 2018 Senate Democrat nominee in Texas, said in an interview with MSNBC's Chris Hayes at the border that he would tear down existing border wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.

Beto O’Rourke: Tear Down Existing Border Wall

Former Rep. Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke (D-TX), the failed 2018 Senate Democrat nominee in Texas, said in an interview with MSNBC’s Chris Hayes at the border that he would tear down existing border wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.