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President Vetoes Rights-Restoration Bill; Override Likely

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WASHINGTON--President Reagan refused to sign the proposed civil rights restoration act last week, and the Congress quickly set the wheels in motion for an override of his veto.

Senators debated the issue late last week, and both the House and the Senate have scheduled votes for this week.

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