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Wed Mar 25, 2020, 10:48 PM

Can Congress enact The Wartime Powers Act?

Since Trump seems to be inept...can Congress...aka NANCY get something started for that relief?

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Response to FirstLight (Original post)

Wed Mar 25, 2020, 10:53 PM

1. That would require a war.

It specifically has to be an armed conflict.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_Powers_Resolution

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Wed Mar 25, 2020, 10:53 PM

2. wouldn't that give trump more power?

he needs much less.

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Wed Mar 25, 2020, 10:56 PM

3. dammitt...I was hoping there'd be some way to engage FEMA and other resources

withouth relying on the tangerine boil

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