Joe Biden says he will sign bill overriding D.C.'s new crime law

he will sign a Republican-backed resolution that would override

the District of Columbia's  criminal  sentencing laws

despite his administration's initial opposition to congressional intervention

His signature would allow Congress to overturn a D.C. bill

This will happen for the first time in 30 years

Which marking a rare moment of Joe Biden

clashing with local leaders of the nation's capital

The D.C. City Council late last year approved a new local criminal code

Joe Biden will  Sign Bill Blocking New DC Crime Laws