(2) APPLICABILITY OF OTHER REQUIREMENTS.--Nothing in this resolution supercedes any requirement of the War Powers Resolution
"War Powers Resolution
: Presidential Compliance." Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division, Congressional Research Service (Updated September 10, 2002).
interests or the constitutionality of the War Powers Resolution
." (79) Similarly, President John F.
Passage of the War Powers Resolution
seemingly marked a historic turning point against "the Imperial Presidency." In reality, though, this law has had a quite different result.
Twenty-five years ago, as the conflict in Vietnam dragged on, Congress moved to reassert its constitutional authority to declare war with the War Powers Resolution
. Enacted on November 7, 1973, over President Richard M.
171), but four pages later the book is current as of June 1995 regarding the House attempt to repeal the War Powers Resolution
. Judging by this latter date, the author could have mentioned the air strikes that began in April 1994, were repeated in August 1994, and continued throughout the first half of 1995.
Ely also voices support for Eagleton's proposal to extend the War Powers Resolution
to include all American agents involved in hostilities (pp.
Graham did not vote for the Yemen resolution Thursday, citing concerns about using the War Powers Resolution
as a vehicle to call out Saudi Arabia, but he said resolutely this week that his past defense of the kingdom had come to an end.
(1) Thus, I am familiar with debates about the War Powers Resolution
. (2) All this has left me with a generally "pro-executive" bias in the recurring debates about the proper roles of Congress and the executive in national security matters.
" id="5cb73e85b2a61War crimesAnd it would negatively affect our ongoing efforts to prevent civilian casualties and prevent the spread of terrorist organisations such as Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and ISIS, and embolden Iran's malign activities in Yemen," Trump said, referring to two Sunni Muslim militant groups and his Shia bete noire.The resolution, which passed the US House of Representatives earlier this month and the Senate in March, was a historic milestone, as it was the first time in history that a measure invoking the 1973 War Powers Resolution
reached the president's desk.
McCaul said it was an abuse of the War Powers Resolution
and predicted it could disrupt U.S.