Chairman Jerrold Nadler: Declaring a national emergency is a gross abuse of power that cannot be tolerated

Washington, D.C. Feb. 14, 2019 – Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) released the following statement on President Donald Trump preparing to declare a national emergency at the southern border: “The President’s declaration of a national emergency would be an abuse of his constitutional oath and an affront to the separation of powers. […]