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Senate blocks Rand Paul’s amendment to rollback AUMF war powers

Sen. Rand Paul’s (R-Ky.) amendment that would sunset the war authorizations that give the president the ability to engage in virtually unlimited military intervention was blocked on Wednesday. The vote on Paul’s amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act was tabled, 61-36. If it had passed, it would have repealed the 2001 and 2002 Authorization for…


Senate blocks Rand Paul’s amendment to rollback AUMF war powers
Senate blocks Rand Paul’s amendment to rollback AUMF war powers

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