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two-thirds majority of both houses.

is that 2/3 of house + 2/3 of senate or 2/3 of house + senate

It means 2/3 of both the house, and the senate.

bob, i'm still a little confused. is it my first answer or the second?

It is 2/3 of each part of Congress. It cannot be the combined fraction.

I hope that this helps a little more. Thanks for asking.

gracias.

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