Apr 27, 2015 ... Obama launches 2,800 strikes on Iraq, Syria without congressional approval.
Nearly 3,000 ... “It does take away the war powers of Congress by Congress' own
deference.” .... For which he did receive congressional approval.
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 ...
Sep 10, 2014 ... Legal argument: Does Obama have the authority to strike in Syria? The inside ...
Can Obama go to war without Congress's approval? Embed
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.
Sep 24, 2014 ... US Bombs Syria without Congressional Approval .... OBAMA: As your
commander in chief, I will not commit you and the rest of our armed forces to ....
Sunni groups, it would have been able to attack Syrian forces strongly from
Sep 1, 2013 ... Kerry says Obama 'has the right' to strike Syria without Congress – as it
happened ... military strikes on Syria in order to seek Congressional approval. ...
that in certain circumstances France can't go to war without the clear ...
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, ...
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.
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 ...
Aug 31, 2013 ... President Obama said Saturday he'll go to Congress for approval before ... And,
should Congress deny his request, Obama will face similar ... both by the
Obama's 2011 decision to authorize missile strikes in Libya without ...