"This administration brought our nation to war without congressional approval or the support of the American people," Kucinich said.

"In a direct challenge to Congress, the administration is continuing the war despite its inability to provide a constitutional or legal justification for bypassing Congress," he added. "Congress must use its constitutional authority of the power of the purse to end this war."

House Majority Leader Eric CantorEric CantorRyan reelected Speaker in near-unanimous GOP vote Financial technology rules are set to change in the Trump era Trump allies warn: No compromise on immigration MORE (R-Va.) hinted on Thursday that the House could bring up a separate bill to defund the Libya intervention. Cantor was not specific on what the bill would do, but his comments followed remarks from House Speaker John BoehnerJohn BoehnerBoehner endorses DeVos for Education secretary Trump, House GOP could clash over 'Buy America' Lobbying World MORE (R-Ohio) that the House might look at a defunding measure.