Breaking: Text of Letter From the President to Congress

Text of a Letter from the President to the Congress of the United States Law & Justice Issued on:December 21, 2017 TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: Pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, as amended (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), I hereby report that I have issued the enclosed Executive Order (the “order”) declaring a national emergency with respect to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States posed by serious human rights abuse and corruption around the world. In addition to taking action under IEEPA,...

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