vetoes

  1. Friday13

    Oklahoma governor vetoes gun carry bill in defeat for NRA

    No permit, no training to carry firearms. Just knuckleheads running about with guns. What could go wrong? Glad I don't live in one of those dozen states that allow this. Oklahoma governor vetoes gun carry bill in defeat for NRA
  2. OldGaffer

    KY Guv Vetoes ‘Sugary’ Budget That GOP Passed In Light Of Teacher Protests

    Kentucky teachers need to walk the fuck off ... https://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/kentucky-governor-expected-veto-gop-passed-budget
  3. The Man

    Russia (again) vetoes Syria Chem Probe

    Russia vetoes extension of mission probing chemical weapons use in Syria I agree, it is a pathetic abuse of the Veto power. Haley is a hypocrite though: she does same, for Israel, all the time, as US has always done :)
  4. bajisima

    Jerry Brown vetoes bill to pry open Trump tax returns

    Rebuking fellow Democrats’ latest volley at President Donald Trump, California Gov. Jerry Brown late Sunday vetoed legislation that would have forced presidential candidates to make their tax returns public before appearing on the state ballot. The veto, in which Brown cautioned against...
  5. BDBoop

    Missouri governor vetoes bill to abolish concealed weapon permits

    Missouri governor vetoes bill to abolish concealed weapon permits Of course, come September they'll blow past the veto - but it's nice to have at least one or two sane people in office.
  6. Isalexi

    Oklahoma governor vetoes abort

    She vetoed the bill to criminalize abortion.....thank goodness
  7. BDBoop

    Nathan Deal vetoes Georgia’s ‘campus carry’ legislation

    Nathan Deal vetoes Georgia's "campus carry" legislation | Political Insider blog Dare I celebrate? :)
  8. BAZINGA DrumpF

    BIBLE As Official State Book? Tennessee's Governor Vetoes Bill. WHY? Bad Reading?

    Legislators vow to overturn veto after Bill Haslam, a Christian, declares it ‘trivialises the Bible’ and breaches constitutional freedom of religion. he governor of Tennessee has vetoed legislation that would have made the Christian Bible the state’s official book, saying it would violate the US...
  9. BYG Jacob

    Georgia governor vetoes anti LGBT bill

    Georgia Governor Vetoes Anti-Gay ?Religious Freedom? Bill - The Daily Beast Yay!
  10. Friday13

    Obama vetoes attempt to kill clean water rule

    Obama vetoes attempt to kill clean water rule
  11. BDBoop

    Obama vetoes Obamacare repeal bill

    Obama vetoes Obamacare repeal bill - CNNPolitics.com In his veto message, Obama stressed the number of times congressional Republicans have tried to "repeal or undermine the Affordable Care Act." "Rather than re-fighting old political battles by once again voting to repeal basic protections...
  12. meridian5455

    Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency. Obama offered no indication of whether he'll eventually...
  13. BoiseBo

    Rick Perry vetoes "buy American" bill

    The bill had passed Senate 23-7 and was unanimous in House. Guess it was a shout-out to his corporate buddies who do a lot of outsourcing and love the cheap labor. This follows another Big Ricky squelch making money laundering legal in Texas. But have no fear fellow Americans ... he will...
  14. A

    UN security council vetoes resolution condeming America . . .

    China and the Soviet Union this morning vetoed a resolution condemning the Obama government, which could have led the way for trade restrictions and barred the exchange of technology which could be used to further oppress the American people. The Obama government has come under heavy...
  15. Oscar99

    USA vetoes UN Resolution that fails to mention Hamas rockets

    U.S. blocks U.N. Security Council action Israel, Gaza conflict - Yahoo! News the fact that they would try to pass a UNSC resolution that fails to put any blaim on Hamas or call for the Hamas rockets to stop, shows just how biased and stupid the UNSC is. Good job to the USA, for vetoeing this...
  16. T

    Arizona governor vetoes guns-in-public-places bill

    Ah, what's the matter Jan? Is it alright for the common folks to carry guns around each other but not around you or state employees? Why is that? Are you special? In an unsurprising display of raging hypocrisy, the fine governor of Arizona has vetoed a bill that would allow us common folks to...
  17. boontito

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Vetoes Same Sex Marriage Bill

    N.J. governor vetoes same-sex marriage bill - CNN.com ---- He said he would and he did, so at least he stuck by his word. My initial reaction is that he's playing politics. If he signed the bill he's painting a huge target on himself for social conservatives to aim at when he runs for...
  18. meridian5455

    Perry vetoes Texas bill to ban texting while driving

    AUSTIN — Gov. Rick Perry vetoed legislation Friday that would have banned texting while driving in Texas, dismissing the bill as a misguided government effort to “micromanage” the behavior of adult drivers. It was one of 23 bills from the regular legislative session that Perry canceled...
  19. TennesseeRain

    US vetoes UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements

    The Obama Administration has exercised its first UN Security Council veto to prevent the international body from criticizing Israel's illegal expansion of settlements in occupied Palestinian territories. The veto came after every single other member of the UNSC, including Britain...
  20. B

    Bush Vetoes Ban On Torture

    National Newswire - National Newswire B. Thomas Cooper - Editor "Many years ago, I was so innocent I still considered it possible that we could become the humane and reasonable America so many members of my generation used to dream of. We dreamed of such an America during the Great Depression...