U.S. House passes $662 billion defense billQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
Become a Fan
|Civil rights groups were outraged by the legislation, and the White House's decision to drop the veto threat. 'As a former constitutional lawyer, the president should know better,' said Raha Wala, advocacy counsel for Human Rights First. 'This legislation not only undermines the Constitution, it compromises national security. The president needed to show leadership on this, and he's failed.'|
The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.
This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.