USA – Trump veto will hurt troops and families, Republican and Democratic leaders warn (Leo Shane III and Joe Gould, Defense News)

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Adam Smith, D-Wash., left, and ranking member Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, talk to reporters in late 2018. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Congressional leaders from both parties warned Monday that a presidential veto of the annual defense authorization bill later this month could have devastating effects on the military, and leave lawmakers with few solutions to fix that damage.