Former White House press secretary Sarah HuckabeeSarah SandersTrump expected to resume rallies in June Andrew Giuliani planning run for New York governor Trump appears at Sarah Huckabee Sanders campaign event MORE Sanders slammed the House's upcoming vote on a resolution to limit Trump's ability to conduct military actions against Iran, saying she couldn't think of "anything dumber than allowing Congress to take over our foreign policy."
"The last thing we want to do is push powers into Congress' hands and take them away from the president," she said during an appearance on "Fox and Friends."
Fox News contributor Sarah SandersSarah SandersTrump expected to resume rallies in June Andrew Giuliani planning run for New York governor Trump appears at Sarah Huckabee Sanders campaign event MORE on war powers: "I can't think of anything dumber than allowing Congress to take over our foreign policy ... The last thing we want to do is push powers into Congress' hands and take them away from the president." (h/t .@tylermonroe7) pic.twitter.com/85M0y3E4II— Bobby Lewis (@revrrlewis) January 9, 2020
Sanders, who left her position at the White House in June, is now a Fox News contributor.
Independent Rep. Justin AmashJustin AmashDemocrats defend Afghan withdrawal amid Taliban advance Vietnam shadow hangs over Biden decision on Afghanistan Kamala Harris and our shameless politics MORE (Mich.) quipped back by writing that Sanders “can’t think of anything dumber than the Constitution.”
Sarah Sanders can’t think of anything dumber than the Constitution. https://t.co/XmODOrcq1a— Justin Amash (@justinamash) January 9, 2020
Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamTrump pushes back on book claims, says he spent 'virtually no time' discussing election with Lee, Graham The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Biden meets with lawmakers amid domestic agenda panic The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Alibaba - House Democrats plagued by Biden agenda troubles MORE (R-S.C.) had argued earlier in the day that the war powers resolution was unconstitutional and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthyThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Alibaba - Democrats argue price before policy amid scramble Fifth House Republican comes out in support of bipartisan infrastructure bill Watch live: McCarthy holds briefing with reporters MORE (R-Calif.) slammed it as powerless.
Trump tweeted Thursday that he hopes House Republicans will vote against “Crazy Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiOn The Money — House pushes toward infrastructure vote US mayors, Black leaders push for passage of bipartisan infrastructure bill Lawmakers say innovation, trade rules key to small business gains MORE’s War Powers Resolution,” calling the legislation “Presidential Harassment.”