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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Coast_Guard

It operates under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security during peacetime, and can be transferred to the U.S. Department of the Navy by the U.S. President ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selective_Service_System

The Selective Service System is an independent agency of the United States government that ... The Act gave the President the power to conscript men for military service. ..... He will be eligible for this class only until he has resided in the United States for ... However, once this exemption is taken, he can never apply for U.S. ...

foreignpolicy.com/2015/03/13/theres-no-such-thing-as-peacetime-forever-war-terror-civil-liberties

Mar 13, 2015 ... It's time to accept that the war will go on forever -- and take steps to protect ... Consider, first, the question of whether war and peace have ever ... That this statement came as the U.S. president unveiled his request for ..... We'll never get there, though, if we continue to put our faith in lines drawn in the sand.

www.washingtonsblog.com/2015/02/america-war-93-time-222-239-years-since-1776.html

Feb 20, 2015 ... Instead, all U.S. presidents can technically be considered “war presidents.” * The U.S. has never gone a decade without war. * The only time ...

www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/09/obamas-losing-battle-with-perpetual-war/380060

Sep 11, 2014 ... But Obama never used the word "war" to describe his decision to launch airstrikes ... The United States, he said, could not combat these actors with force alone: ... "Can you tell when it's peacetime and wartime anymore? ... But over the course of his presidency, these efforts have expanded from Pakistan ...

www.npr.org/2012/11/11/164915858/dreams-of-a-peacetime-u-s-presidency

Nov 11, 2012 ... ... Guy Raz talks to Micah Zenko of the Council on Foreign Relations about why the United States will never have another peacetime president.

america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2016/2/when-is-america-actually-at-war.html

Feb 14, 2016 ... With or without Congress, President Obama can authorize military force. ... The U.S. has been on something resembling a wartime footing at least since the beginning of the Cold War. ... this will be the new normal for the U.S. — a never- ending series of ... Please try again later or using a different browser.

theelders.org/article/only-us-president-who-didnt-wage-war

Oct 8, 2013 ... Together they will support courage where there is fear, foster agreement .... What the US has done historically – this was before I was President – is to help .... off the people are, and the less likely Japan is to have to go to war again. ... I had never felt that way; when I went into office, my determination was to ...

www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=12467

The president bears the responsibility for recommending to the Congress a ... We have held our peacetime programs to the level necessary to our national .... The United Nations Organization, if we have the will adequately to staff it and to make it ..... can never again wage aggressive warfare, that they will not again have the  ...

www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/column-neither-candidate-will-ever-return-america-1950s-prosperity

Jul 19, 2016 ... As was not the case for presidential candidates of yore, however, they're talking to a ... The American people may not have read economist Robert Gordon's ... The United States will never again loom quite so gigantically and .... The 1960s is the best peace-time decade for economic growth (both by rate of ...