Synonyms for line-item veto

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As Governor, I found this line-item veto was a powerful tool against wasteful or extravagant spending.

Senator Mattingly has introduced a bill permitting a 2-year trial run of the line-item veto.

And tonight I ask you to give me what 43 Governors have: Give me a line-item veto this year.

Give me the same thing 43 governors have--the line-item veto--and let me help you control spending.

But I'll tell you something, if you'll give me the line-item veto, I'll remove some of that unnecessary spending.

I also appeal to Congress to pass the line-item veto you promised the American people.

And we can tackle this problem together, if you pass the line-item veto.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LINE-ITEM VETO

item veto

nounauthority to reject individual provisions of bill
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