... military combat that was authorized by Congress. ... did not think it was a
declaration of war.
They did this explicitly to make it more difficult for the nation to get into war. The
President, as ... The Vietnam War was never a war declared by Congress.
Dec 12, 2009 ... The libertarians claim “only Congress can declare war,” and the President has ...
John Adams did the same thing in an undeclared war against France. ... During
the Vietnam War, it barred troops from engaging in operations in ...
Dec 3, 2012 ... However, since the United States Congress never declared war against Vietnam,
it was actually a conflict. ... Why did the Vietnam War start?
Mar 29, 2011 ... I ask that the Congress declare that since the unprovoked and dastardly ...
Truman in Korea, unable to seek another term; Lyndon Johnson in Vietnam, ...
What Johnson did was use Cold War precedents, from the Korean War, ...
Sep 1, 2013 ... "Congress shall have power to ... declare War" But Congress hasn't ... Although
the Brits did get to burn down the damn White House. .... times to authorize
limited military engagements including Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Sep 18, 2014 ... When Franklin D. Roosevelt declared war on Japan after the 1941 Pearl ... Korea
, Vietnam, the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, Iraq: technically, ...
Dec 8, 2015 ... Congress approved a resolution declaring war with Japan on that fateful day, ...
of the Vietnam War followed a joint resolution passed by Congress as ... to a
declaration of war, does not trigger any of these standby authorities.
Presidents have been going to war without Congress for years. ... a formal
declaration of war in the conflict that became the First Barbary War, lasting from
Ho Declares Independence of Vietnam ... The United States does not accept the
agreement, neither does the government of Bao Dai. ... wage all out war against
North Vietnam without ever securing a formal Declaration of War from Congress.