White House taking a step back on line-item veto power

Alarkon, Walter
March 2009
Hill;3/5/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 25, p1
The article reports on the effort of the U.S. administration in supporting the line-item veto power that prompts Republican supporters to accuse U.S. President Barack Obama in backing down to pacify senior Democrats in Congress.


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