The Last Word on American Interventionism in Libya
Jacob G. Hornberger has it — The Constitution Requires a Congressional Declaration of War against Libya. Of the disturbing news that "Obama is now requesting the United Nations Security Council to authorize the United States to bomb Libyan tanks and artillery," Mr. Hornberger says,
- Did you catch that? The president of the United States is going to the UN to seek permission to attack a sovereign and independent country.
Where is the Tea Party when you need it? Aren’t they the ones that carry the miniature-sized versions of the U.S. Constitution in their pockets? Attention Tea Partiers: Check out the section of the Constitution that requires the president to secure a formal declaration of war from Congress before he can wage war against a foreign regime. Let’s hear from you. This is no time for silence.