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  1. Bill comes due says:

    Nearly two dozen former GOP lawmakers are urging Republicans to oppose President Trump’s national emergency declaration. (The Hill 2/25/19)
    The former lawmakers in a letter published in Politico Playbook on Monday remind Republican lawmakers of an oath to “put the country and its Constitution above everything, including party politics or loyalty to a president.” Five former Republican senators and 19 former GOP members of Congress, who all served between 1967 and 2013, signed the letter. They ask current Republicans to “pass a joint resolution terminating” the national emergency.
    “An Open Letter To Republican Members Of Congress”
    The House is expected to vote this week on a resolution to block the declaration. The resolution was backed by one Republican lawmaker, Rep. Justin Amash (Mich.) Trump has promised to veto the legislation if it passes.

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