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Iraq War Resolution

Sorting Out Fact From Fiction About Hillary's Iraq War Vote

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 02.09.2016 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The fiction is that Clinton voted for a full-blown military assault on Iraq. This makes her at best and worst a willing, naïve and misinformed accomplice to Bush's hideous deception on Iraq. This does not make her an Iraq war hawk. But that's the noisy refrain she'll have to endlessly hear through the campaign.

Michael McAuliff

House Demands Checks On Obama's Iraq War Powers | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives sent a bipartisan message to President Barack Obama Friday, warning the commander-in-chief that lawmakers d...

Dick Cheney Is Yelling Fire and Wonders Why No One Is Listening

David Paul | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics
David Paul

In his broadside against President Obama, Dick Cheney fails to grasp the central irony of his situation. Cheney wants us to respond to his cries of "fire," but does not understand that all we see when he speaks is the arsonist.

Why the Congressional Resolution on Chemical Weapons Is Completely Different From Iraq War Resolution

Robert Creamer | Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics
Robert Creamer

There has been a lot said in the last week comparing the Congressional resolution authorizing the use of force to punish Bashar al Assad's government for using chemical weapons to the resolution authorizing the Iraq War. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Bush's Wall Street Patriot Act

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

[Henry Paulson's] only accountability would be largely symbolic periodic updates to Congress about those unilateral decisions.

Hillary Reignites Iraq Resolution Issue: "Would Never Have Taken Us To War In Iraq"

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In Nashua, Hillary skates on the edge of Iraq revisionism: "After 9/11, I would never have taken us to war in Iraq," she said. "I would have stay...

Sam Stein

Daschle Calls Rove's Iraq War Accusation "A Joke" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle today called Karl Rove's accusation that Congress rushed President Bush into the Iraq war, "a joke." During...