19 noiembrie 2019

War Powers Oversight, Not Reform

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Editor’s Note: This is an essay from “ Policy Roundtable: The War Powers Resolution ” from from our sister publication, the Texas National Security Review. Be sure to check out the full roundtable.   President Donald Trump’s impetuousness and the American public’s frustration with interminable military conflicts have sparked renewed interest in war powers, including calls to restore what some reformists believe should be Congress’ constitutional primacy in initiating war. The 1973 War Powers [...]