March 29, 2011
The AP Shows Some Attitude When Fisking the Obama Speech
despite his past statements that presidents should get congressional authorization before taking the country to war, absent a threat to the nation that cannot wait. "The president does not have the power under the Constitution to unilaterally authorize a military attack in a situation that does not involve stopping an actual or imminent threat to the nation," he told The Boston Globe in 2007. News from The Associated Press
Posted by Vanderleun at March 29, 2011 3:06 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.
There were only two players in NATO during the cold war, the US, and the West Germany. Everything else was window dressing, and a good deal for NATO nations because we carried a nice chunk of their cost of defense. NATO in Libya? All American, all the time.
Posted by: Casca at March 29, 2011 7:39 AM