Veto

  • Citations
  • Add to My List
  • Text Size

  • Entry
  • Entries A-Z

  • The power to block legislation. In the United States, the president can veto any bill presented to him by not signing it. He is required to return the bill to Congress with the proposed changes. Congress has the power to override the president's veto by a two-thirds majority of both Houses and have the bill become law.

    Looks like you do not have access to this content.

    Login

    Don’t know how to login?

    Click here for free trial login.

    • [0-9]
    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E
    • F
    • G
    • H
    • I
    • J
    • K
    • L
    • M
    • N
    • O
    • P
    • Q
    • R
    • S
    • T
    • U
    • V
    • W
    • X
    • Y
    • Z

    Back to Top

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website