TOP LINE: Speaker Pelosi’s War Powers Resolution is a press release designed to attack President Trump, which has no binding effect and cannot be signed into law. This resolution only wastes our valuable time, plays politics with our national security, and damages our ability to protect American lives and interests in the Middle East.

Qassem Soleimani was the world’s most notorious and brutal terrorist. He was directly responsible for the deaths of hundreds of American troops.

QUICK FACTS ON THE STRIKE

THE LEGALITY OF THE STRIKE
Courtesy of the House Foreign Affairs Committee

As Commander-In-Chief, the President has inherent Article II authority to defend the United States and our forces. He possessed the legal authority for the strike on Soleimani and complied with the 48-hour reporting requirements under the War Powers Resolution.

QUICK FACTS ON THE AFTERMATH

QUICK FACTS ON THE VOTE

BOTTOM LINE: Democrats are essentially censuring President Trump for killing a notorious terrorist who was directly responsible for the deaths of hundreds of American troops.