National Emergency Reactions

How do people in Rochester feel about the President's decision.

Posted: Feb. 15, 2019 10:40 PM
Updated: Feb. 15, 2019 10:40 PM

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a new battle is brewing between the president and members of congress á after he declared a national emergency to fund his border wall. kimt news 3's isabella basco has the president's rose garden statementááá but also heard from a presidential critic here in rochester. isabella ??? katie and george... while plenty of people support the measures to do whatever it takes to build the border wall á i met one woman who was not one to shy away from disagreeing with the president's drastic declaration. xxx president trump 20190215á fri0155: at:28 very hard to make america great again. but we've done a fantastic job. but we haven't been given the equipment. (runs :09) at the white house this morningááá president trump declared a national emergencyááá to get a border wall. rochester's jeanette ernst doesn't believe border crossings constitute a national emergency. "a lot of them that come across the border are good citizens and god made all of us. he didn't make just the ones that were born in the united states." ernst is of the belief that if there is an emergencyááá the solution is now it was not easy to get people to talk onácamera about their reactions to trump... but i did get a few people who said they think it is a disgrace. reporting live in rochester... isabella basco... kimt news 3./// thank you isabella... trump is not the first president to declare a national emergency. the first was declared in 1979 during the beginning of the iran hostage crisis. /// a small locally owned bar and restaurant
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