war power


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Noun1.war power - an extraordinary power exercised (usually by the executive branch) in the prosecution of a war and involving an extension of the powers that the government normally has in peacetime
office, power - (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power; "being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"; "during his first year in office"; "during his first year in power"; "the power of the president"
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(36.) See, e.g., Ely, supra note 8, at 3; LOUIS FISHER, PRESIDENTIAL WAR POWER 17-80 (2d ed.
By vetoing the bill dubbed the War Powers Act, Trump again "proves he's the servant of Saudi Arabia -- the theocratic dictatorship spending billions spreading the most extreme and intolerant form of Islam around the world, supporting al-Qaeda & other jihadists, and waging genocidal war in Yemen with US help", Gabbard said in an emotional tweet.
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He called for a new War Powers Act that would require Parliament to be consulted on military intervention.
That is why Corbyn is right to demand a War Powers Act bringing a prime minister to account before Parliament ahead of premeditated military action being taken.