H.Res. 770 (112th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that President Barack Obama should request authorization before sending the United States Armed Forces into Syria.
Aug 2, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on August 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Stevan “Steve” Pearce
Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
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- 8/2/2012--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that:(1) only Congress has the constitutional authority to declare war,(2) President Obama should set clear objectives for the U.S. Armed Forces before ...
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