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  • Obama Pocket Veto Illegal and Would Set Dangerous Precedent

    10/07/2010 2:20:33 PM PDT · by daniel885 · 28 replies
    Obama's pocket veto today is a dangerous precdent where Obama is basically asserting the right to an absolute veto (without the power to override) even when Congress is in session. Pocket vetoes can only be done when Congress isn't in session. But go to www.senate.gov. The Senate will convene tomorrow morning at 11:30 and also just convened on Tuesday. Here's what the Constitution says... "If any Bill shall not be returned by the President within ten days (Sundays excepted) after it shall have been presented to him, the same shall be a Law, in like manner as if he had...