The War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1541–1548) is a federal law intended to
check the ... Congress invoked the War Powers Resolution in the Multinational
Force in Lebanon Act (P.L. 98-119), w...
Jun 9, 2015 ... The War Powers Resolution is sometimes referred to as the War Powers Act, its
title in the version passed by the Senate. This Joint Resolution ...
Concerning the War Powers of Congress and the President. .... the enactment of
this joint resolution), including any provision contained in any appropriation Act, ...
May 23, 2015 ... Who makes decisions about going to war - Congress, the President or both? The
War Powers Resolution of 1973 was an attempt to clear up ...
Jun 17, 2011 ... Well, the president is certainly sidestepping the controversial law known as the
War Powers Act, but in doing so he's following a well-worn path.
50 U.S. Code Chapter 33 - WAR POWERS RESOLUTION. Current through Pub.
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War Powers Act, the common name for the War Powers Resolution, which was
passed by Congress in 1973 as a check on the President's war powers.
Jun 16, 2011 ... Instead, the War Powers Act has largely been used as it's being used now — as a
political tool that allows Congress to criticize a president ...
In serving as megaphones for an extra-constitutional American Empire and multi-
trillion dollar permanent global presidential wars, the New York Times and the ...
Sep 10, 2013 ... In those times, as in this one, the "War Powers Act" has been discussed in the
context of limiting presidential power. What exactly does the act ...