PBS NewsHour

How California plans to challenge Trump's national emergency

Clip: 02/15/2019 | 4m 31s

Several states and organizations are preparing legal challenges to President Trump’s national emergency declaration over immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border. One of them is California, whose attorney general, Xavier Becerra, talks to Amna Nawaz about why Trump’s “reckless” action inappropriately reallocates taxpayer money, is without precedent and could violate the Constitution.

Aired: 02/15/19

Rating: NR

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