War Powers Act

Just Foreign Policy: Actions to End U.S. Supported War in Yemen

Action for Yemen Help stop the bombing, the famine, and the massive health crisis in Yemen. Join the effort byJust Foreign Policy to end the war in Yemen by signing their two petitions: Urge Congress to press for more disclosure of the U.S. role by signing our petition. "A key reason that the unauthorized U.S. … Continue reading Just Foreign Policy: Actions to End U.S. Supported War in Yemen

Obama Has No Authority To Attack Syria

Despite his own recent statements to the contrary, President Barack Obama has no legal authority to assault the government of Syria even as “a warning shot.” Neither the United States Constitution, nor the War Powers Act of 1973 gives him such authority in the absence of an emergency that allows Congress no time to react. … Continue reading Obama Has No Authority To Attack Syria