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Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against the Government of ...

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The Authorization for the Use of Military Force Against the Government of Syria to Respond to ..... Prior to Obama's announcement that he would seek Congressional approval, there had already bee...

Obama launches 2,800 strikes on Iraq, Syria without congressional ...

www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/apr/27/congress-still-not-specifically-authorizing-islami/

Apr 27, 2015 ... Obama launches 2,800 strikes on Iraq, Syria without congressional approval ... “It does take away the war powers of Congress by Congress' own ... free to pursue its war without having to get new permission from Congress.

Obama Authorized ISIS Strikes in Syria, and Congress Is OK With That

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Sep 23, 2014 ... Obama's Bombing Syria Without Authorization—and Congress Couldn't Be Happier ... They could resolve this wee contradiction in an afternoon, if they ... ordered the strikes—or he would have sought Congress' approval, ...

Can Obama wage war on the Islamic State group without ... - PBS

www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/can-obama-wage-war-islamic-state-group-without-congressional-approval/

Sep 12, 2014 ... Can Obama wage war on the Islamic State group without congressional approval ? ? ... airstrikes inside Syria for the first time, along with expanded strikes .... Obama said Libya didn't require congressional permission because ...

Can Obama strike Syria without Congress' consent? - CBS News

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Aug 30, 2013 ... President Obama has yet to say what course of action he'll take to respond to the alleged use of chemical weapons by President Bashar al ...

Obama breaks from precedent in asking Congress for approval to ...

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Sep 1, 2013 ... It reversed apparent plans for an imminent strike without Capitol Hill approval and ... In asking Congress for pre-approval on Saturday, Obama sent them a War ... However, Obama did cast the alleged Syrian chemical attack ...

Obama Seeks Approval by Congress for Strike in Syria - The New ...

www.nytimes.com/2013/09/01/world/middleeast/syria.html

Aug 31, 2013 ... Obama Seeks Approval by Congress for Strike in Syria ... in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack so he could seek authorization first from a deeply skeptical Congress. In one of ... He is a war president without a war party.”.

President Obama: Don't Strike Syria Without Congressional Approval

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If President Obama can get us into war in Syria without Congressional approval, it will set a terrible precedent: a future president can get us into war in Iran ...

Obama Says He Doesn't Need Congress' Permission to Strike Syria ...

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2013/08/obama-says-he-doesnt-need-congress-permission-to-strike-syria-so-why-is-he-asking-for-it/453249/

Aug 31, 2013 ... Obama Says He Doesn't Need Congress' Permission to Strike Syria, So Why is ... out this military action without specific congressional authorization, I know that ... " The president does not have power under the Constitution to ...

The President Doesn't Need Congress's Approval to Attack ISIS

www.nationalreview.com/article/387751/president-doesnt-need-congresss-approval-attack-isis-john-yoo

Sep 11, 2014 ... That said, President Obama does have a few legal grounds for attacks on ... Meanwhile, President Obama could easily seek congressional approval, but he is .... State, whether in Iraq or Syria, but by voting for a large defense-spending .... survived through Presidential changes without congressional action.

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Legal argument: Does Obama have the authority to strike in Syria ...

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Sep 10, 2014 ... Legal argument: Does Obama have the authority to strike in Syria? ... He does not believe he needs congressional authority to do so, an interpretation ... coordination and assistance to host nation forces, without any approval?

Obama Has Support For Syria Strikes, But Are They Legal? - NPR

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Sep 25, 2014 ... Obama is likely to seek formal congressional approval for the strikes in Syria. He could additionally seek legal justification for the U.S. actions from ... But the U.S. has previously acted without U.N. Security Council approval.

Like it or not, Constitution allows Obama to strike Syria without ...

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Aug 30, 2013 ... The truth about Obama's plan to attack Syria ... Without any congressional approval, presidents have sent forces to battle .... Only Congress can raise the military, which gives it the power to block, delay, or modify war plans.