The US Senate voted 97-1 to allow American’s who lost loved ones on 9/11 to sue the Saudi government for damages. Tim Kaine, VP Candidate with Hillary Clinton did not vote. Also, former Democrat presidential candidate Bernie Sanders did not vote. The only Senator who voted against the measure was Nevada Democrat Harry Reid.
This vote will override the Obama’s veto of the original legislation. This is the first time both the House and Senate have overridden an Obama veto.