Authorization for Use of Military Force

Despite thousands of lives and trillions of dollars lost, some Republicans argue that good things came out of the war and the invasion was ultimately worth it.
The government appears eager to avoid a court battle over whether a 2001 military force authorization applies to ISIS.
The congresswoman was the only "no" vote on a sweeping 9/11 war authorization that's still in use.
Under the guise of increased transparency, the administration has revealed partial information about its targeted killing program.
The senator argued Congress' votes to target Osama Bin Laden and Saddam Hussein nearly 15 years ago apply to foreign jets in Syria, too.
Even Republicans who are a little worried about Trump are fine letting him take the reins of an undeclared war.
Senator proposes granting the White House sweeping authority to attack the terror group anywhere.