President 'becoming an absolute monarch' on war powers, Dem says (via Randy's Right)

President 'becoming an absolute monarch' on war powers, Dem says A House Democrat warned Friday that the U.S. president is becoming an "absolute monarch" on matters related to the authority to start a war. Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) said Congress must act to limit funding for military operations in Libya in order to correct that trend. "We have been sliding for 70 years to a situation where Congress has nothing to do with the decision about whether to go to war or not, and the president is becoming an absolu … Read More

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