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Obama's Record as Commander-in-Chief, By the Numbers ...

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Mar 30, 2016 ... The president also promised a foreign policy that relied more on diplomacy and less on military might in his first inaugural address, telling his ...

The U.S. President as Commander in Chief - How the U.S. President ...

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Arguably, the most solemn role of the president is to serve as the leader of the U.S military. Under the president's direction, the United States can carry out ...

Annotation 7 - Article II - FindLaw

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The purely military aspects of the Commander- in-Chiefship were those that were ... of President as Commander-in- Chief simply as ''the command of the forces and .... ''When the war is won, the powers under which I act automatically revert to  ...

Commander in chief | Define Commander in chief at Dictionary.com

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commander in chief definition. The role of the United States president as highest ranking officer in the armed forces. The Constitution provides this power, but, ...

Parsing the Commander in Chief Power - Duke Law Scholarship ...

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had the authority under the Authorization for the Use of Military Force ... the President acting as commander in chief is the direction and control of U.S. troops on.

Lincoln as Commander in Chief | History | Smithsonian

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President Abraham Lincoln, with officers in 1862, rarely dictated battlefield tactics . ... Some professional military commanders tended to think of war as ...

The President is Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the ...

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Commander-in-Chief, when used as a presidential title is not a military rank and there are no ... What are the Acting Presidents of the United States? How formal ...

What War Powers Does the President Have? - Slate

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Sep 13, 2001 ... ... "The president shall be Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States. ... In 1973, an irate Congress passed the War Powers Act in response ... That resolution authorized the president to "use armed forces ...

Would The Military Obey Commander In Chief Trump? Probably ...

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Aug 29, 2016 ... GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump has insisted that the U.S. ... Donald J. Trump is causing some high anxiety inside the military. ... terrorists, “the American armed forces would refuse to act,” he said. ... Military officers swear an oath of allegiance to the Constitution, not to the commander in chief.

Sempa | Presidential War Powers in Historical-Legal Context

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President George W. Bush's exercise of war powers since the attacks of ... The Constitution makes the President Commander in Chief of the armed forces and he is ... When the president acts in the international field, the Court explained, ...