Jim McGovern calls congressional inaction on the war powers "moral cowardice."
It marked the House's second 2016 appropriations bill.
The amendment was adopted 232-189.
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Passage of the resolution to disapprove of Washington's local law fell along party lines.
The vote came a day later than originally planned.
Rep. Earl Blumenauer's amendment failed narrowly by a vote of 210-213.
Obama vetoed a resolution of disapproval on a regulation to speed up union elections.
It's the first joint GOP budget to pass the House in roughly a decade.
"I support any plan that the chairman can get through his committee."
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) said the international headlines about Gray's case are "painful" and "embarrassing."