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'There maybe no guarantee for that as Filipinos are very creative, but one is certain, as before, the President will exercise line veto power to remove any pork barrel item,' Panelo told INQUIRER.net in a text message.
While still trying to shake off the Eviction shock, the 'Pepper Dem Gang' were asked to move into the Arena for the Veto Power Game of Chance.
(Medialdea said 'President Duterte is carefully reviewing what you sent,' so there is huge chance that the President will exercise his line-item veto power. I'm basing it on my feeling and our conversations.
Now, if the President feels that it's wrong, then he can use his veto power to correct it," he said.
New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins on Monday chose a leading opponent of the $2.5 billion deal as one of three members of a board with veto power over the transaction.
He added, 'The President can always use the veto power if he feels there is a need for that.'
Presidential spokesman Harry Roque said Duterte was against divorce,~ but did not say if he would use his veto power should a law be passed by both the House and the Senate.
Yet the council has failed to perform this role to the fullest possible extent, largely because its five permanent members (P5) - China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States - have so often acted on the basis of their own interests, using or threatening to use their veto power.
The Legislature commenced this action, contending, in part, that the line-item veto power cannot be used over the appropriations to itself without violating the Separation-of-Powers clause.
San Tan Valley residents have taken the first steps toward putting the question of incorporation on the ballot after a victory at the Legislature eliminated the veto power of neighbors.
Eva DeLuna Castro, a budget expert with the Center for Public Policy Priorities, a left-leaning think tank in Austin, said Abbott's expanded veto power would make it easier to haggle with legislators.
KAMPALA (CyHAN)- On his East African tour, Turkey's president again declared that "the world is bigger than five," slamming the veto power of the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).