TITLE

War and powers

AUTHOR(S)
Kinsley, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
New Republic;11/8/93, Vol. 209 Issue 19, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Asserts that U.S. Senate Minority Leader Bob Dole is being two-faced when he demands that President Bill Clinton should get prior congressional approval before sending American military forces to Haiti or Bosnia. Provisions of the War Powers Act; Contrast with provisions of the constitution; Validity of Clinton's view on military intervention; Role of the War Powers Act to stop the erosion of congressional authority; Power of the U.S. Congress to declare war.
ACCESSION #
12083864

 

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