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Kentucky Governor Vetoes Over 30 Bills, Some Overridden

2022-04-13T22:28:01-04:00

Photo credit: iStock.com/ChrisBoswell As we have noted previously, governors maintain the power to veto legislation in a state’s system of checks and balances. Each state has laws and rules outlining the veto process, which varies from state to state. There are also numerous types of vetoes, including line-item vetoes, amendatory vetoes, reduction vetoes, pocket vetoes, [...]

Kentucky Governor Vetoes Over 30 Bills, Some Overridden2022-04-13T22:28:01-04:00

Veto Overrides: 2020 Successes & Failures

2020-10-28T09:31:13-04:00

What is a veto override? This summer, DMGS looked at gubernatorial vetoes.  To recap, in a state’s checks and balances system, governors maintain the power to veto legislation.  Each state has laws and rules outlining the veto process, which varies from state-to-state.  There are also numerous veto types, including line-item vetoes, amendatory vetoes, reduction vetoes, pocket [...]

Veto Overrides: 2020 Successes & Failures2020-10-28T09:31:13-04:00

2020 and Gubernatorial Vetoes

2020-08-28T10:00:00-04:00

DMGS Highlights: Governors of states maintain the power to veto legislation.Each state has its own veto process.There are numerous types of vetoes.Vetoed legislation in 2020 includes: minimum wage bills, online voter registration bills, high school graduation requirement bills, telemedicine bills, budget line-item vetoes, and more. In a state’s system of checks and balances, governors maintain [...]

2020 and Gubernatorial Vetoes2020-08-28T10:00:00-04:00
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