U.S. Persian Gulf Resolutions

The committee heard testimony drafts of resolutions to be presented before Congress later in the week. The resolutions dealt with U.S.… read more

The committee heard testimony drafts of resolutions to be presented before Congress later in the week. The resolutions dealt with U.S. policy in the Persian Gulf. Mr. Bennett stated that the responsibility of declaring war rested with Congress, not in the executive branch of the U.S. government. Mr. Durbin concurred, asserting the authority of Congress, as representatives of the electorate, to declare war. close

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U.S. Persian Gulf Resolutions

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Program ID:
15631-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 09, 1991 | 3:06pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 10, 1991 | 8:08am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jan 09, 1991 | 3:06pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 1991 | 8:08am EST | C-SPAN 2
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