The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are "over," so why are US soldiers still there?
Obama has exercised a "light footprint" far beyond the range of the initial war on terror.
The effort comes 10 months after the start of U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
Boehner called the president's request "irresponsible," given current conditions.
Democrats accuse Republicans of trying to undermine the president.
Secretary of State's answers on "enduring" powers leave questions open.
The top Democrat on the Armed Services panel says he's "skeptical."
Kerry said embedding U.S. soldiers with Iraqi troops overnight wouldn't violate ban.
While there are weaknesses in the draft, there undoubtedly are also strengths.
The president's authorization for use of military force transitions the nation into the War on...
Congressional resistance to President Obama's new war powers request has ballooned.
Obama’s closest ally in Congress is under pressure to support his anti-terror agenda.
With lawmakers focused on Iran and 2016 looming, its unclear when Congress will act.
President Obama first ordered U.S. troops back to Iraq one year ago this week in the fight against...
The Democratic leader says the ball is in Congress's court.
At least Congress is finally having the debate, but simply having a debate is not enough.
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The top Dem on House Armed Services said he was "skeptical" the measure would pass.
It may not mean much, but for this administration, it's progress.
Thornberry said some lawmakers believe the war request is an attempt to share the blame.
Holder made the remark while defending the DOJ's leak probes.
Clinton so far has been picking and choosing what issues to weigh in on.
Congress faces high hurdles in passing President Obama's request, Pelosi said.
Obama's war powers request was met with skepticism from both parties.