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Donald Trump asks Supreme Court to OK border wall building

Donald Trump asks Supreme Court to OK border wall building

The administration asked the Supreme Court Friday to lift lower court rulings halting President Trump’s border wall emergency, asking to be allowed to begin construction while the case proceeds through those lower courts. Justice Department lawyers say the lawsuits should be tossed, arguing those who sued don’t have standing to bring the cases in the…

Donald Trump says ‘we need Democrats’ to pass Canada-Mexico trade pact

Donald Trump says ‘we need Democrats’ to pass Canada-Mexico trade pact

President Trump called on congressional Democrats Friday to approve his new trade agreement with Canada and Mexico and stop “playing around” with a deal that will benefit American workers. Speaking at Derco Aerospace in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Mr. Trump said lawmakers should send the agreement known as USMCA to his desk “immediately” for his signature. “We…