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Tue Nov 14, 2017, 05:56 PM

Trumps nuclear authority divides senators alarmed by his volatile behavior

Source: The Washington Post

Senators trying to prevent President Trump from launching an unprovoked nuclear attack were stymied Tuesday, after a panel of experts warned them against rewriting laws to restrain a commander in chief many worry is impulsive and unpredictable enough to start a devastating international crisis.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), who has said Trump’s threats to global rivals could put the country “on the path to World War III,” began Tuesday’s session warning of the inherent danger in a system where the president has “sole authority” to give launch orders there are “no way to revoke.” By the time Corker emerged from the hearing — the first to address the president’s nuclear authority in over four decades — he was at a loss for what to do next.

“I do not see a legislative solution today,” Corker told reporters. “That doesn’t mean, over the course of the next several months, one might not develop, but I don’t see it today.”

Read more: https://www.washingtonpost.com/powerpost/senators-deadlock-in-debate-over-whether-to-restrain-trumps-nuclear-launch-authority/2017/11/14/491a994a-c95b-11e7-8321-481fd63f174d_story.html?utm_term=.09479697d015



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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 09:20 PM

1. It took you stupid fucks this long to figure that out??????

Most of the intelligent people of this country saw that during the damn election.

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Response to Doreen (Reply #1)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 09:31 PM

2. When you hand the keys to nuclear weapons to a...

Reality tv show host....duh, he just might want to show everyone the reality of nuclear..

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 10:16 PM

3. I will not be taken out

due to this imbecile we have. Won't someone stand up against this POS????

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