The Note: Veto Day

It took nearly four months, but the White House and congressional Democrats finally got the showdown they wanted -- and have ended up just where they started. House Democrats will try and fail to override President Bush's veto of the war funding bill this morning, and congressional leaders will meet with the president at the White House at 2:25 pm ET to discuss the next step. Behind the standoff is the political reality of a polarized country -- and the parties' bases are pushing the executive...Full Story
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