Speaker of the House Rep. Bryce Edgmon, I-Dillingham, speaks to the media as Rep. Louise Stutes, R-Kodak, and Rep. Neal Foster, D-Nome, listen after a failed override vote on Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s budget vetoes during a Joint Session of the Alaska Legislature at the Capitol on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Speaker of the House Rep. Bryce Edgmon, I-Dillingham, speaks to the media as Rep. Louise Stutes, R-Kodak, and Rep. Neal Foster, D-Nome, listen after a failed override vote on Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s budget vetoes during a Joint Session of the Alaska Legislature at the Capitol on Wednesday, July 10, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Legislators use ‘symbolic’ vote to deliver verbal smackdown to vetoes

The vote failed, but the topic isn’t going away

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