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Pelosi announces war powers resolution as tensions with Iran escalate

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., announced the House will vote soon on a war powers resolution to limit President Donald Trump's military actions after he ordered the killing of a top Iranian general last week, escalating tensions with Tehran. 'As members of Congress, our first responsibility is to keep the American people safe,' she continued. 'For this reason, we are concerned that the administration took this action without the consultation of Congress and without respect for Congress’s war powers granted to it by the Constitution.'
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trump's not going to care. And, if he thinks that Twitter is just another way of signing an EO, Twitter really SHOULD suspend his account. The guy doesn't care about consequences or anyone besides himself and Ivanka.

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Let's see it happen. I suspect some sort of watered-down, ambiguous statement that's acceptable to the pro-war lobby. I'd enjoy being wrong.

Submitted on Monday, Jan 6, 2020 at 8:04:41 PM

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