Articles Tagged 'Veto'
Cooper vetoes NC ‘abortion survivors’ bill
Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed a controversial abortion bill Thursday, saying it’s unnecessary and ill-advised.
The bill would create new criminal and civil penalties for infanticide,… READ MORE
Trump issues second veto of his presidency
President Trump vetoed a bill Tuesday aimed at ending U.S. involvement in Yemen.
“This resolution is an unnecessary, dangerous attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities,… READ MORE
House fails to override Trump veto of his border emergency
The Democratic-controlled House fell short Tuesday in its effort to override President Donald Trump’s first veto, handing him a victory in his effort to spend… READ MORE
Congress poised to put Trump in veto bind
President Trump has not issued a veto since taking office more than two years ago, but that may soon change.
The House will move a… READ MORE
NC governor vetoes bill allowing a new primary in disputed House race
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper (D) vetoed a bill on Friday that would restructure the state elections board and allow it to call a new… READ MORE
Syria: Russia vetoes extension of chemical weapons inquiry
Russia has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution extending the mandate of the only official mission investigating the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
The… READ MORE
Obama’s veto of 9/11 bill faces quick bipartisan override in Congress
Congressional leaders of both parties have vowed a swift override of President Obama’s veto of a bill that would give families of victims of the… READ MORE
TN Gov vetoes bill making Bible official book
NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Haslam on Thursday vetoed the bill designating the Bible as the “official state book” of Tennessee, but the bill’s legislative sponsors… READ MORE
House fails to override ObamaCare veto
The House on Tuesday failed to override President Obama’s veto of legislation that would have repealed much of ObamaCare and defunded Planned Parenthood.
The result… READ MORE
Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill
President Obama on Tuesday followed through on his vow to veto bipartisan-backed legislation authorizing the Keystone XL pipeline, marking his first veto of the Republican-led… READ MORE