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House Democrats Fall Short of Overturning Trump’s Veto
THE DEMOCRATIC-LED House on Tuesday fell short of overriding President Donald Trump's veto of a disapproval resolution that would block his national emergency declaration at the southern border.
The effort, which attempted to restore legislation passed in the House and Senate nullifying the president’s declaration of an emergency at the southern border, was widely expected to fail.to
President Donald Trump signed the first veto of his presidency in the Oval Office of the White House, on March 15, 2019, in Washington. (EVAN VUCCI/AP-FILE)