Key Senate Republicans disagree with House GOP on War Powers debate
June 19th, 2011
02:02 PM ET
4 years ago

Key Senate Republicans disagree with House GOP on War Powers debate

WASHINGTON (CNN) – Two influential Republican senators said Sunday they oppose any effort by House Republicans to cut funding for U.S. participation in the Libya military mission.

The comments by conservative Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina came on the 90th day of the Libya campaign - which House Speaker John Boehner says is the deadline in the War Powers Resolution for the Obama administration to get congressional authorization it has yet to seek.

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Filed under: John McCain • Libya • Lindsey Graham
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  1. smithjr38

    Congress should cut off all funding for the Libya mess and demand that those those War mongering Senators, McCain Graham
    And Obama should pay for all past and future expense in the Libya mess. Starting now.

    June 19, 2011 02:54 pm at 2:54 pm |
  2. peace

    john bnner is playing with the lives of the america people. this is getting very dangerous people.

    June 19, 2011 02:56 pm at 2:56 pm |