Congress Might Be Able To Override An Obama Veto For The First Time
The president vetoed a bill that would allow citizens to sue foreign governments for terrorism on U.S. soil.By Lauren Stephenson | September 26, 2016
Congress is expected to come a step closer Wednesday to its first override of a veto from President Obama.
At issue: whether families of Sept. 11 victims can sue the Saudi Arabian government. Some survivors and victims' families believe the Saudi government played a role in the terrorist attacks. Most of the hijackers were Saudi citizens.