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Statement on War Powers resolution

 

Last updated 1/15/2020 at 2:22pm

Last week, the United States House of Representatives voted on House Concurrent Resolution 83, a War Powers Resolution. On Jan. 3, President Trump ordered a strike killing Qassem Soleimani, commander of the Iranian Quds Force. This resolution would prohibit President Trump from undertaking further defensive military activities against Iran and other external threats.

Congressman Lamborn issued the following statement:

"This dangerous resolution is rooted in cynical partisan politics rather than what's best for American national security. It is nothing more than a messaging ploy by the progr...



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