Veto Denied: Congress Overrides Obama For The First Time Ever
The widely anticipated veto override lets families of 9/11 victims sue the Saudi Arabian government.By Matt Picht | September 28, 2016
President Obama just watched one of his vetoes get shot down for the first time. And now, things are going to be a bit more awkward between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia.
Obama's veto of the 9/11 bill was overridden 97-1 in the Senate. Minority Leader Harry Reid was the lone dissenting vote.