U.S. Senate Votes on Sen. Rand Paul’s AUMF Repeal Amendment

U.S. Senator Rand Paul forced the U.S. Senate to hold its first vote addressing an AUMF since 2002, as the Senate voted on his effort to amend the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to sunset the 2001 and 2002 Authorizations for Use of Military Force.  “For the first time in 15 years, we are … Continue reading U.S. Senate Votes on Sen. Rand Paul’s AUMF Repeal Amendment

VIDEO: Dr. Rand Paul Calls for Sunsetting 2001/2002 AUMFs

(Remarks as prepared for delivery to the U.S. Senate - September 12, 2017) I rise today to oppose unauthorized, undeclared, and unconstitutional war.  What we have today is basically unlimited war – war anywhere, anytime, any place on the globe. This vote will be to sunset, in 6 months, the 2001 and 2002 authorizations for … Continue reading VIDEO: Dr. Rand Paul Calls for Sunsetting 2001/2002 AUMFs