Major Dan­ny Sjursen is a U.S. Army offi­cer and for­mer his­to­ry instruc­tor at West Point. He served tours with recon­nais­sance units in Iraq and Afghanistan. He has writ­ten a mem­oir and crit­i­cal analy­sis of the Iraq War, Ghost Rid­ers of Bagh­dad: Sol­diers, Civil­ians, and the Myth of the Surge. He lives with his wife and four sons in Lawrence, Kansas. Fol­low him on Twit­ter at @SkepticalVet and check out his pod­cast Fortress on a Hill,” co-host­ed with fel­low vet Chris Hen­ri’ Henriksen.
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Congress Wants to Give Trump a Bipartisan Blank Check for Declaring War
Presidents have been declaring war by executive fiat. A new bill to replace the AUMF would rubber stamp it.