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Paul says he will vote to block president's national emergency declaration

Mar 04, 2019 - The Washington Post

Putting measure on track to pass, he stands with 3 fellow GOP senators

Sen. Rand Paul is throwing his support behind a resolution that would block President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to build his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall, defying a warning from the president and putting the measure on track to passage.

Paul (R-Ky.) said in a speech Saturday at the Southern Kentucky Lincoln Day Dinner that he "can't vote to give extra-Constitutional powers to the presid...