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If enough Members object to the
presidential veto, a vote is taken to override,
or overrule the veto.
A two-thirds vote or greater is needed in both the House and
the Senate to override the President's veto. If two-thirds of
both houses of Congress vote successfully to override the veto,
the bill becomes a law.
If the House and Senate do not override the veto, the bill "dies"
and does not become a law.