A commander-in-chief is the person or body that exercises supreme operational
command and ... It also states that the President is entitled to provide military
posts in the granting ... However, it ...
Jun 20, 2011 ... Recognizing the need for an executive to act with swiftness and ... power to
declare war (see Part 1) and to regulate the military. ... “The President shall be
Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States....”.
Article II Section 2 of the U.S. Constitution, the Commander in Chief clause, ... of
whether and to what extent the President has the authority to use the military ...
Congress responded by passing the Detainee Treatment Act, which provides that
Feb 15, 2005 ... Nor does it consider to what degree acts of the Commander in Chief are subject
to ... reads: "The President shall be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of
... Delegation of military command, whatever the specifics of the ...
One short military engagement illustrates Ronald Reagan as commander in chief
. President Reagan's administration was concerned about Soviet and Cuban ...
2d, subdivision 1st, says: "The President shall be Commander-in-Chief of the ...
full exercise of the military powers of the Commander-in-Chief in time of foreign
war ... In all these cases the President acts by virtue of a constitutional jurisdiction
... Powers Resolution: Congressional Power and the Uses of the Armed Forces of
the United States ..... ity to the President as Commander-in-Chief, and the
distinction made .... War Powers Resolution, which is a perfectly valid act of
Commander In Chief” is a term commonly used for the president of the United
States. ... is presented to military men and women cited for brave and heroic acts.
Jun 20, 2011 ... President Obama's decision to seek congressional authorization for punitive ...
stirs new debate over the role of Congress and the president in waging military
action, ... is creating a precedent that will hamstring future commanders in chief.
... Committee in 2002 that the response to the act was disappointing.