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To: JohnHuang2

***Michael O'Hanlon, a military analyst at the Brookings Institution, contended the president's authority to defend America would be weakened if New prevailed.


"You'd be undercutting our ability to work with our allies. You'd also be weakening the power of the commander in chief of the United States," he said. ***

I'd like to know just HOW the above would be true.


18 posted on 12/26/2004 7:50:45 AM PST by kitkat (Merry CHRISTmas, everyone)
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To: kitkat
If it is weakening the authority of the President of the United States by prohibiting him from delegating authority to the United Nations then that authority should be weakened.

The Constitution is not a suicide pact.
19 posted on 12/26/2004 9:31:46 AM PST by cgbg (A new song for the Dummies--Brain Dead in O-hi-o.)
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We do NOT have any allies, just those whose agenda happens to along with ours. The biggest spies are from our so called allies!


40 posted on 12/29/2004 6:17:03 AM PST by TMSuchman (American by birth,rebel by choice, MARINE BY GOD!)
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