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  1. timac

    timac Loading Magazines! Well-Known Member

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  2. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    yea that was a waste of time clicking on that link to basically nothing
     
  3. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I'm trying....but...WAIT...No,just gas
     
  4. fd15k

    fd15k Tigard,OR Well-Known Member

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    Not sure why the link isn't opening...

    Bill Text - 112th Congress (2011-2012) - THOMAS (Library of Congress)

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    112th Congress (2011-2012)
    H.CON.RES.107.IH

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    H.CON.RES.107 -- Expressing the sense of Congress that the use of offensive military force by a President without prior and clear authorization of an Act of Congress constitutes an impeachable high... (Introduced in House - IH)

    HCON 107 IH

    112th CONGRESS

    2d Session

    H. CON. RES. 107

    Expressing the sense of Congress that the use of offensive military force by a President without prior and clear authorization of an Act of Congress constitutes an impeachable high crime and misdemeanor under article II, section 4 of the Constitution.

    IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

    March 7, 2012

    Mr. JONES submitted the following concurrent resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

    CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

    Expressing the sense of Congress that the use of offensive military force by a President without prior and clear authorization of an Act of Congress constitutes an impeachable high crime and misdemeanor under article II, section 4 of the Constitution.

    Whereas the cornerstone of the Republic is honoring Congress's exclusive power to declare war under article I, section 8, clause 11 of the Constitution: Now, therefore, be it

    Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That it is the sense of Congress that, except in response to an actual or imminent attack against the territory of the United States, the use of offensive military force by a President without prior and clear authorization of an Act of Congress violates Congress's exclusive power to declare war under article I, section 8, clause 11 of the Constitution and therefore constitutes an impeachable high crime and misdemeanor under article II, section 4 of the Constitution.
     
  5. hermannr

    hermannr Okanogan Highlands Well-Known Member

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    Sounds good to me