Congressional War Powers

The guests debated Congress' constitutional powers to limit or end the war in Iraq as proposed in several resolutions that may be debated… read more

The guests debated Congress' constitutional powers to limit or end the war in Iraq as proposed in several resolutions that may be debated next week in the Senate. Mr. Dellinger testified at a Senate Judiciary Committee on this topic and said that Congress may set limits on the president’s discretion about the scope and duration of military action. Mr. Rivkin, who wrote an opinion piece in the January 31 Wall Street Journal, said Congress does not have the authority to limit or end the war. They responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 1, 2007
Last Aired:
Feb 2, 2007

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  • Feb 01, 2007 | 7:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 01, 2007 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 02, 2007 | 2:13am EST | C-SPAN 1
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