... military combat that was authorized by Congress. ... did not think it was a
declaration of war.
Dec 8, 2015 ... Congress approved a resolution declaring war with Japan on that fateful ... Since
Vietnam, United States military actions have taken place as part of ... to a
declaration of war, does not trigger any of these standby authorities.” ...
Aug 31, 2013 ... Congress has formally declared war only 11 times in U.S. history, and ... In what
meaningful way does a state of war exist between the United ...
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.
The Korean War (Conflict, Police Action) wasn't a declared war either. We fought
under UN ... The second attack led to retaliatory airstrikes, prompting Congress to
approve the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution and on 7 August 1964 it was signed by ...
May 13, 2014 ... Because of a very complicated history the US has with war and the views of the ...
For the Vietnam War, Presient Johnson did get Congressional authorization;
however, the subsequent escalations were not subject to ...
dent's authority to continue use of the Armed Forces in Vietnam with- out a
congressional declaration of war as provided by the Constitution. Congressional
ratification ... The accretion of dangerous power does not come in a day. It does