Virtually every president before President Obama has viewed the 1973 War Powers Act as unconstitutional, says historian Michael Beschloss. In a conversation with Renee Montagne, Beschloss analyzes Obama's decision to seek congressional approval for military action in Syria — and what it says about his presidency.
Analyzing How Presidents Wage War
By editor • Sep 10, 2013
Originally published on September 10, 2013 6:08 am