Tag: veto

Angel Families Celebrate with President as He Signs First Veto to Secure Border

Angel families celebrated in the Oval Office with law enforcement and President Donald Trump as he signed his first veto to retain his border emergency declaration Friday. Angel mom Mary Ann Mendoza spoke to the president, sheriffs and law enforcement gathered in the room, and to the television cameras. She told of her Mesa, Arizona, […]

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Donald Trump Vetoes Attempt to Block National Emergency

President Donald Trump vetoed a bill designed to block his emergency declaration at the Southern Border on Friday, in a ceremony at the White House. “Today, I am vetoing this resolution,” Trump said. “Congress has the freedom to pass this resolution and I have the duty to veto it.” The president defied Speaker Nancy Pelosi, […]

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Twelve Senate Republicans Voted for Ending Trump’s National Emergency

Twelve Senate Republicans voted in favor of a Democrat resolution to end President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration. The Senate passed a resolution on Thursday to end the president’s national emergency resolution. The bill passed through the Senate as well as the House; however, both times the resolution did not receive enough votes to override a […]

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Trump Threatens to Veto Senate’s Vote Against His Wall Because That’s What Mob Bosses Do

Every time I see Trump’s lips I sing “Anus Mouth” to the tune of Baby Shark.Photo: Olivier Douliery (Getty Images) Trump is doing it again. The arrogant thing that has become the signature of his time in office, in which, he ignores everyone around him like a kid who sticks his fingers in his ears […]

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Trump Ready to Issue First Veto As New Budget Calls for Budget Cuts

Photo: Donald Trump speaks to the media before departing from the White House on March 8, 2019 in Washington, DC. ((Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)) They grow up so fast. One day, your new President is on the job for the first day. Wobbly and uncertain, you watched as he […]

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Rush Limbaugh: Donald Trump ‘Got Word to Me’ About Shutdown Fight Plan

Conservative talk radio legend Rush Limbaugh revealed on his program that President Donald Trump informed him that he was prepared to veto a government funding bill if it failed to include wall funding. “The president got word to me 20 minutes ago that if it comes back to him without money, if whatever happens in […]

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NC GOP Lawmakers to Challenge Democrat Governor’s Voter ID Bill Veto

North Carolina Republican lawmakers said Friday they would challenge Democrat Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of a bill requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls. Cooper vetoed the legislation on Friday, even though more than 55 percent of the state electorate approved of the measure in a referendum, the News & Observer reported. The […]

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DC mayor vetoes diploma bill for chronically absent students

WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Mayor Muriel E. Bowser has issued her first-ever veto, rejecting legislation that would allow high school seniors absent for more than six weeks of class to graduate. The Washington Post quotes Bowser as saying Wednesday that the bill undermines the city’s efforts to promote attendance. The D.C. Council passed […]

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