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Why No Veto Threat Here?

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

The administration just issued a Statement of Administration Policy on a DHS appropriations bill (H.R. 2017), which contains a spending restriction similar to one of the Guantanamo transfer restrictions that provoked the administration’s recent veto threat with respect to the McKeon legislation. Yet oddly, this time, there is no veto threat.

Continue reading Benjamin Wittes at Lawfare