Category Archives: vetoes

Trump vetoes defense bill, but Congress appears poised to override him

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President Donald Trump vetoed the annual defense authorization bill on Wednesday after a delay of more than a week, saying the the massive policy measure is a “gift” to China and Russia and fails to include several provisions he sees as necessary for national defense. “The act fails to include critical national security measures, includes […]

Trump vetoes defense bill, but Congress appears poised to override him

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President Donald Trump vetoed the annual defense authorization bill on Wednesday after a delay of more than a week, saying the the massive policy measure is a “gift” to China and Russia and fails to include several provisions he sees as necessary for national defense. “The act fails to include critical national security measures, includes […]

Trump vetoes measure to restrain his actions against Iran

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a resolution that said he must get a nod from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran. Trump called it “insulting” to the presidency. The nonbinding congressional resolution was introduced first in the House after the U.S. launched an airstrike that killed Iranian Gen. Qassem […]