Jim Jordan: Trump Declared A National Emergency To Fulfill A Campaign Promise

Rep. Jim Jordan admitted on public TV that Trump declared a national emergency in order to fulfill a campaign promise.

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) admitted on publicly that Trump declared a national emergency in order to fulfill a campaign promise that he couldn't enact through the normal legislative process.

ABC News: Can you cite an example of POTUS asking Congress for something, getting rejected, but doing it anyway?

Jim Jordan: I dunno. Trump is trying to fulfill a campaign promise

ABC News: Right, which is what Congress rejected

Jordan: Look, it'll go to court

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