The US senate has passed (99 to 0) an extension of the sanctions against Iran. President Obama could veto the bill before it becomes law. The veto can be overridden.
- What tools does the President have against overriding a veto or prevent it ?
- What about opponents? Can they pass the bill anyway?
The votes in the Senate were 99 to 0 and the votes in the House were 419 to 1.