Senator John McCain attacked President Obama's call for the AUMF and claimed that America needs to send troops to fight ISIS.
You have this perfectly good AUMF lying around, it would be a shame to not use it!
This dangerous AUMF is the functional equivalent of a declaration of war in response to the Benghazi attack. It cites no specific enemy and can be used indefinitely.
Sometimes you have to read the fine print.
In a major national security speech this spring, President Obama said again and again that the U.S. is at war with “Al Qaeda, the Taliban, and their associated forces.” So who exactly are those associated forces?
I've been listening to the talking heads on the right rant and rave all week now about how Democrats are hypocrites because they didn't speak up about this drone program from the Obama administration and that is somehow equal to George W. Bush
Back in December 2005, John Yoo was asked if any law or treaty could prevent the President of the United States from torturing someone, "including by crushing the testicles of the person's child." Yoo, then head of President Bush's Office of
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