Friday on Fox Business Network’s “Lou Dobbs Tonight,” Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) said that while he preferred the dispute over a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border that has resulted in a government shutdown be settled legislatively, President Donald Trump was justified in his reasoning to declare a national emergency to begin wall construction.
Given Republicans have for the most part remained on Trump’s side through the ordeal, host Lou Dobbs asked if there were any possible defections from the GOP.
Jordan argued it was Democrats feeling more pressure than Republicans.
Partial transcript as follows:
Follow Jeff Poor on Twitter @jeff_poor