Responsibility for War a La Carte
2 Pages Posted: 19 Oct 2015
Date Written: September 12, 2013
As a candidate, Barack Obama promised that he would not send US forces into combat without seeking congressional approval, but as president he broke that promise in Libya and got into trouble in Syria by declaring a “red line” without conferring first with Congress.
Keywords: War Powers Resolution, War Powers Resolution, Syria, Barack Obama
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