... military combat that was authorized by Congress. ... did not think it was a
declaration of war.
Sep 18, 2014 ... Congress Approves the First Step Toward Dismantling Obamacare .... When
Franklin D. Roosevelt declared war on Japan after the 1941 ... Korea, Vietnam,
the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, Iraq: technically, those were not wars.
if it was officially a declared war, it would have meant that Congress declared it
war. ... The US did not go in to protect South Vietnamese forces.
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?
Dec 8, 2016 ... Congress approved a resolution declaring war with Japan on that fateful day ... of
the Vietnam War followed a joint resolution passed by Congress as ... “An
authorization for the use of force does not automatically trigger any of ...
Mar 26, 2013 ... Since the United States never officially declare war on North Vietnam, the start ...
Vietnam without ever having to obtain a formal declaration of war from Congress.
... Previous Post: Why did the Soviets support North Vietnam?
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 ...
The Constitution grants Congress the sole power to declare war. Congress has
declared war on 11 occasions, including its first declaration of war with Great ...
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.