Government-Business Competition Act 2017 Edit
The newly formed Republican Party decided to put forward this act, which would ban the government from starting any endeavours that would directly compete with businesses in the nation.
The House of Representative vote was as follows:
The Act passed in the House of Representatives and so was sent to the Senate for confirmation.
The Senate vote was as follows:
The Act passed in the Senate and so was sent to the President's desk for signing or vetoing.
President Rutherford decided to veto the bill, saying that it would give the government a "huge disadvantage" and would create "no new jobs, new ideas or new opportunities".