Defense Appropriations Bill NPR's Mara Liasson reports that President Clinton has signed the $268 billion Defense Appropriations Bill for the current fiscal year and vetoed a spending bill for the Commerce, Justice, and State Departments. The Republican Congress probably had enough votes to override a veto of the defense bill, if the President hadn't signed it.
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Defense Appropriations Bill

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Defense Appropriations Bill

Defense Appropriations Bill

Defense Appropriations Bill

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NPR's Mara Liasson reports that President Clinton has signed the $268 billion Defense Appropriations Bill for the current fiscal year and vetoed a spending bill for the Commerce, Justice, and State Departments. The Republican Congress probably had enough votes to override a veto of the defense bill, if the President hadn't signed it.