Mar 14 2019 Republican lawmakers had hoped a deal on that measure would have helped more of them to back Trump's border emergency in Thursday's vote. It would apply to future emergencies, but not Trump's current border emergency unless he seeks to renew it next year. The strongest chance of blocking Trump's border emergency is likely several lawsuits filed by Democratic state attorneys general, environmental groups and others. They refuse to see or acknowledge the Death, Crime, Drugs and Human Trafficking at our Southern Border!The Southern Border is a National Security and Humanitarian Nightmare, but it can be easily fixed!. 'They refuse to see or acknowledge the death, crime, drugs and human trafficking at our southern border,' he said.