Congressional War Powers

Former Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) discussed his National Interest piece, “Congressional Abdication.” In the article he detailed… read more

Former Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) discussed his National Interest piece, “Congressional Abdication.” In the article he detailed the constitutional authority of Congress in declaring war, and the deterioration of that power since the start of the Cold War. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

This program was part of a “Washington Journal” series highlighting recent magazine articles. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Congressional War Powers

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311558-7
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Call-In
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 20, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 21, 2013

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  • Mar 20, 2013 | 9:15am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 20, 2013 | 9:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 21, 2013 | 3:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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