Posts Tagged ‘ war ’

Rand Paul: Why We Must Repeal The 16-year-old Authorization For The Use Of Military Force

Sep 13th, 2017 | By

As Congress takes up the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), I will insist it vote on my amendment to sunset the 2001 and 2002 Authorizations for the Use of Military Force. Why? Because these authorizations to use military force are inappropriately being used to justify American warfare in 7 different countries. Sunsetting both AUMFs

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John McCain Jumps The Shark — Slams Rand Paul As Putin Pet

Mar 17th, 2017 | By

Sen. John McCain, the Republican from Arizona, apparently facing a brief lull in all the television interviews he’s given lately to attack President Donald Trump, took to the Senate floor to deliver a scathing verbal assault on a fellow senator, another Republican, this one, Rand Paul from Kentucky.



Military Officials Warn That Budget Cuts Will Cost American Lives

Nov 3rd, 2011 | By

Last week, Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA) held a hearing of the House Readiness Subcommittee on threatened budget cuts to our military. Several military officers testified before the committee on how damaging the cuts would be to our national security. Among them were: General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr., Assistant Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps “[I]f you took

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