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Trump vetoes congressional resolution to end US involvement in Yemen war

04 April, 2019 10:57 am 10:57 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump has vetoed a congressional resolution that sought to end US involvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, the White House said on Tuesday. “This resolution is an unnecessary, dangerous attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities, endangering the lives of American citizens and brave service members, both today and in … Read More

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Trump vetoes measure to end his emergency declaration on border wall

03 March, 2019 8:22 am 8:22 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency to block a measure passed by Democrats and Republicans in Congress that would terminate his emergency declaration for a wall on the US border with Mexico. The veto, made necessary after a strong and unusual rebuke from members of Trump’s Republican party, … Read More