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Hard to Imagine the Senate Voting This Way Under Bush

By on 4.6.11 | 11:04AM

Last night,the Senate voted 90-10 to table Sen. Rand Paul's sense of the Senate resolution agreeing with candidate Barack Obama that the president cannot unilaterally attack a country unless the United States is at imminent risk. Congressional abdication has played as big a role in the unconstitutional shift in war powers as presidential usurpation, maybe a bigger one.

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