Originally Posted by Taco John
I thought for sure that this would pass. I'm quite surprised that it didn't. No filibuster needed.
I did too but felt it wouldn't make it in the House anyway. Glad to see Obama exasperated and defeated on this, but I doubt it will stop him from using EO's.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950