President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. The president claimed an array of successes in 2014, citing lower unemployment, a rising number of Americans covered by health insurance, and an historic diplomatic opening with Cuba. He also touts his own executive action and a Chinese agreement to combat global warming.

White House says it will veto bill to approve oil pipeline

The two main sponsors said Tuesday morning they had enough votes to overcome a filibuster of the bill but not a presidential veto.