📢 Feb. 18th @ Noon
Rep. Debbie Dingell's office
301 West Michigan Avenue
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
This is an event planned as a rapid response action in the event we are faced with an attack within the U.S., a sudden and dangerous military escalation, an assault on Americans' civil liberties or crisis of similar scope.
☆Please note that the listed date is a placeholder and will be updated to be within 24 hours of precipitating crisis, should it occur.☆
The crisis at hand is Trump declaring an unneeded national emergency to get his hands on billions of tax dollars to fund his obscene, racist border wall, at the expense of military/ corp of engineer's projecrs. Background: Trump has manufacturied a crisis, held the government hostage, compromised the health, safety, and well-being of 800,000 workers across the nation all for a racist border wall. This has gotten worse. By declaring a national emergency, he could seize massive emergency powers to erode the foundations of our democracy for a racist border wall and increase funding for more anti-immigrant policies that separate families and terrorize immigrant communities. This could mean seizing bank accounts, private land, and redistributing defense money to pay for the border wall. The emergency is this presidency!
Donald Trump has declared a #FakeNationalEmergency—an illegal power grab from an unhinged man to push his racist, dangerous policies. We're mobilizing rapid-response events on Presidents Day—Monday, 2/18—against Trump's fake crisis and racist deportation force and to stand with immigrant, Musl…
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