U.S. military

Trump Veto Threat Sparks GOP Revolt on Defense Bill in Big Win for Dems

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe said he informed the president that they were moving forward—without Trump's demand to strip legal protections for social media companies. The proposal also includes renaming military bases named after Confederate Army officers.

GOP Break With Trump for Threatening to Veto Defense Funding Over Big Tech

The commander in chief said that unless Congress abolishes Section 230 of the 1996 Communications Decency Act, which provides social media companies legal protections against third-party content, he would "be forced to unequivocally VETO" the National Defense Authorization Act.