Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Obama Administration Cites International Permission Over Congress For Military Action

“[...] This week it was Secretary of Defense Panetta’s declaration before the Senate Armed Services Committee that he and President Obama look not to the Congress for authorization to bomb Syria but to NATO and the United Nations,” [former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo] writes. “This led to Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., introducing an official resolution calling for impeachment should Obama take offensive action based on Panetta’s policy statement, because it would violate the Constitution.” ---------Read more