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War and Presidential Power: A Chronicle of Congressional Surrender


Publisher:W W Norton & Co Inc



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A detailed discussion about the War Powers Act passed by Congress in 1973, as seen from Tom Eagleton's perspective. He contends that "Congress surrendered its Constitutional prerogatives to gain a Phyrric victory." The War Powers Act gives the President up to ninety days in which to wage war, to commit American troops to battle before any specific Congressional consent is required.

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