Yes, Trump’s “National Emergency Concerning the Southern Border of the United States” is different

After much hee-hawing and a good deal of pomp and circumstance, the mad lad finally did it: President Trump declared a “National Emergency Concerning the Southern Border of the United States” on February 15, 2019. Democrats pounced calling the action unprecedented, and at least one blue-state governor (Gavin Newsom of California) already announced his intention …