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tsai3904
10-27-2015, 03:57 PM
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Bill is straightforward:


H. R. 1304

A BILL

To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. REPEAL OF AUTHORIZATION FOR USE OF MILITARY FORCE AGAINST IRAQ RESOLUTION OF 2002.

The Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002 (Public Law 107–243; 50 U.S.C. 1541 note) is hereby repealed.

https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/1304

Their cosponsorships are in response to this news today:


U.S. Will Begin ‘Direct Action on the Ground’ in Iraq and Syria, Defense Secretary Says

This may mean some American soldiers "will be in harm's way, no question about it," Carter said

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday that the U.S. will begin “direct action on the ground” against ISIS forces in Iraq and Syria, aiming to intensify pressure on the militants as progress against them remains elusive.

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More:
http://time.com/4089485/direct-action-iraq-syria/

lakerssuck92
10-28-2015, 10:39 AM
These two are the only Congressman I've given money to - so proud of both. :D