The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly rejected on Wednesday President Barack Obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia's government.
Congress voted overwhelmingly to disregard the president’s rejection of legislation allowing 9/11 victims to sue a foreign government in U.S. court.
The act will allow survivors and families of victims of the Sept. 11 attacks sue the Saudi Arabian government for its alleged involvement.
For the first time ever, the Senate voted to override President Obama on his decision to veto a bill allowing families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia and other international governments for their alleged connections to the atta...
The Senate voted 97-1 Wednesday to override President Barack Obama’s veto of legislation that allows relatives of 9/11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for their deaths, but … Click to Continue »