Saturday, Nov 28th

Last update10:31:37 PM GMT

You are here News Politics Bush vows to veto housing-relief bill

Bush vows to veto housing-relief bill

E-mail Print PDF

WASHINGTON: As the House prepared to vote on a housing-relief bill offered by Democratic leaders, President George W. Bush on Wednesday told the lawmakers, in effect, not to bother.

"I will veto the bill that's moving through the House today if it makes it to my desk," the president said at the White House, after meeting with Republican House leaders. "I urge members on both sides of the aisle to focus on a good piece of legislation that is being sponsored by Republican members."

The president's remarks were not surprising, given that the administration issued a statement on Tuesday evening declaring its opposition and saying that White House advisers would urge the president to veto it.


Most Recent Related Stories...

Black Pastors To Trump: Our Meeting Is Not An Endorsement

Black pasters not endorsing TrumpSeveral members of a group of prominent African American ministers scheduled to meet with Donald Trump...

New York Times slams Trump's mocking of reporter as 'outrageous'

Donalt TrumpDonald Trump has added a new item to his growing list of presidential campaign firsts: mocking...

Donald Trump's denial challenged by reporter

Trump knew reporter"Somebody at the financially failing and totally biased New York Times said that, over the years,...

Kentucky Governor Restores Voting Rights To Nonviolent Former Felons

Beshear- Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear (D) signed an executive order on Tuesday that would automatically restore...
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support!
TVNL Tee Shirt
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support!
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support!
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!