Another Step Towards War: Trump Vetoes the Iran War Powers Resolution

by | May 13, 2020

Another Step Towards War: Trump Vetoes the Iran War Powers Resolution

by | May 13, 2020

News Roundup from The Libertarian Institute by Kyle Anzalone

On FPF #491, I discuss Trump’s decision to veto the Iran War Powers resolution passed by Congress. The resolution was passed after the killing of Iranian General Soleimani. Trump’s veto is now one of several vetoes he has used to keep Congress from attempting to put minor constraints on the presidential war powers. Congress must continue to try to pass legislation that will reign in the president’s ability to start aggressive wars with countries that do not threaten America. 

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