US House votes to override Trump veto of defence bill

The US House of Representatives has voted in favour of President Trump's demand to increase direct stimulus payments to Americans hit by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic from $600 to $2,000.
But Congressmen have also voted to override a presidential veto on a $740 billion bill on annual defence spending.
It comes as President-elect Joe Biden accused the Trump administration of risking national security by not giving his transition team all the information it needs.

Al Jazeera’s Rosiland Jordan reports from Washington, DC.

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