April 25, 2018

Trump ‘Unhappy’ With Omnibus, But Is ‘Forced’ to Sign it for This Reason

Despite his threat to veto the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill passed by the Senate, President Trump announced his intentions to sign it into law Friday from the White House. He did so, he said, as a matter of national security. The omnibus bill, the president said, necessarily boosts our military, increasing defense funding by […]

Trump signs massive spending bill, backing away from veto threat.

President Trump on Friday signed a $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill, averting a government shutdown just hours after he created drama and uncertainty by threatening a veto. Trump blasted the measure as “ridiculous,” in large part because it contained only a fraction of the money he asked for a wall along the Mexican border and did not […]

Trump ‘Considering’ Veto — Cites Lack of Wall, and… Lack of DACA Amnesty??

Donald Trump: ‘I Am Considering a Veto of the Omnibus Spending Bill’ President Donald Trump announced on Twitter on Friday that he was considering a veto of the omnibus spending bill. “I am considering a VETO of the Omnibus Spending Bill based on the fact that the 800,000 plus DACA recipients have been totally abandoned […]

Jacksonville Rallies Mayor to Veto LGBT Law.

RALLY ON WEDNESDAY AT 12 NOON FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS IN JACKSONVILLE, FL JACKSONVILLE, FL—Liberty Counsel released a three-page legal memorandum today proving that Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry can still legally veto the so-called “Human Rights Ordinance” (HRO), 2017-15, passed by the City Council last week. The ordinance is not final law until after the next […]

Trump Demands Obama Veto UN Security Council Resolution on Israeli Settlements

President-elect Donald J. Trump demanded that President Barack Obama veto a UN Security Council resolution to be voted on Thursday that would declare Israeli settlements across the 1949 armistice line — i.e. in the West Bank — to be illegal. The Obama administration has hinted that it would not veto a resolution authored by the […]

Historic Defeat: Overwhelming Bipartisan Bicameral Vote Overrides Obama’s 9/11 Families Bill Veto

The House of Representatives delivered a staggering blow Wednesday to President Barack Obama when it overrode one of his vetoes for the first time, making the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act the law of the land. “This is not about embarrassing the White House, it is more about recognizing the will of the people,” […]

Senate Set to Override Obama’s Veto of 9/11 Bill

The Senate will vote Wednesday to overturn President Obama’s veto of the 9/11 bill, which allows families of victims of the terror attack to sue Saudi Arabia. The measure is expected to get the two-thirds vote of the chamber required to pass. If it does, it will then head to the House later this week for […]

Obama to Veto Bill Allowing 9/11 Families to Sue Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Barack Obama intends to veto bipartisan legislation that would allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia, according to the White House. “So the President feels quite strongly about this. And our concern is not limited to the impact it could have on a relationship with one country, but […]

BREAKING: Senate Passes Bipartisan Legislation Allowing 9/11 Families to Sue Saudi Arabia; White House to Veto

In a bipartisan vote Thursday, the Senate passed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, which allows families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia. The bill is now headed to the House, where it will likely pass. President Obama is vowing to veto the legislation should it reach his desk. Democrats, […]

Obama Threatens to Veto Bill to Reduce Deficit, Cut Planned Parenthood Funding and Reverse Much of Obamacare

President Barack Obama has announced that he will veto a bill pending in the Senate that would defund and reverse parts of Obamacare, including money for Planned Parenthood, and reduce deficits by $130 billion over 10 years. “This legislation is being considered by the Senate just days ahead of the December 15 deadline for Marketplace […]

Listen to John Kerry’s Response When Democrat Asks If He’ll ‘Follow the Law’ Should Congress Override Veto to Kill Iran Deal

WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry pitched the administration’s controversial nuclear deal with Iran to a skeptical House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday, pushing back against the allegation it would ease crippling sanctions forever in exchange for temporary concessions on weapons development. “Iran has cheated on every agreement they’ve signed,” said Rep. Ed […]

Tell Gov. Scott: Stop Common Core and High Stakes Testing! Veto CS/HB 7069

The FIX was IN: How Jeb Bush and his puppets threw our kids under the bus Florida Senate and House just passed disastrous companion bills supporting Common Core and proprietary FSA high stakes testing. The bill that is advancing is CS/HB 7069. They are claiming successful reduction in tests but, in fact, are only rearranging […]

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