Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Ro Khanna”

Congress Can Still Stop U.S. Support for the War on Yemen

Congress can still stop U.S. support for the war on Yemen, and it is about time that it did so.

Posted September 3rd, 2019

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

1984: the year America didn’t go to war. Mark Perry recounts the …

Posted July 19th, 2019

The House Rejects Arms Sales and Rebukes Trump’s Bogus ‘Emergency’

A majority of both chambers has stated that they oppose these arms sales and the phony “emergency” that Trump and Pompeo made up to circumvent Congress.

Posted July 18th, 2019

The House Blocks Funding for Illegal War with Iran

If the president thinks he has the authority to initiate hostilities against Iran (or any other country) on his own, we should want Congress to be handcuffing him and tying his hands with as many bonds and shackles as they can find.

Posted July 12th, 2019

The House Rebukes Trump on Yemen Again

The House has proven it is willing to use the power of the purse to halt U.S. involvement in an unauthorized foreign war

Posted July 12th, 2019

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Ro Khanna forces Beltway bandit to refund millions from price gouging. Barbara …

Posted June 14th, 2019

The Shameful Yemen Veto and Trump’s Foreign Policy

His Yemen veto shows that he will do everything he can to keep an unjust and horrific war going for as long as possible when it is within his power to end U.S. involvement.

Posted April 18th, 2019

House Passes Antiwar Yemen Resolution, 247-175

Congress has finally reasserted its role in matters of war and peace, and this ought to be just the first of many challenges to illegal and unnecessary wars.

Posted April 4th, 2019

House Passes H.J.Res 37, 248-177

Despite the fear-mongering of pro-Saudi hawks, most House members understood that the war serves no American interests.

Posted February 13th, 2019

Antiwar Yemen Resolution Is Expected to Pass Today

The passage of the resolutions in the House and the Senate is only the beginning of an overdue effort to pressure the Saudi coalition to end their war.

Posted February 13th, 2019

Rep. Walter Jones, Rest in Peace

Jones not only acknowledged early on that his initial support for the Iraq war was wrong, but spent the rest of his career fighting for a more restrained and peaceful foreign policy.

Posted February 10th, 2019

Americans Should Reject Military Intervention in Venezuela

U.S. military intervention in Venezuela must not happen.

Posted February 9th, 2019

Ro Khanna’s Case for Restraint and Peace

He and his colleagues in Congress are outlining the principled antiwar and non-interventionist case against Trump’s misadventures.

Posted January 31st, 2019

Congress Can End U.S. Involvement in the War on Yemen

Reasserting Congress’ constitutional role to end our participation in a truly horrific war is long overdue.

Posted January 16th, 2019

Congress Has a Chance to Reject the War on Yemen

Today both the House and the Senate have opportunities to do their constitutional duty and to begin extricating the U.S. from a truly shameful, unnecessary war.

Posted December 12th, 2018

The Midterms and the War on Yemen

The change in control of the House may have the greatest impact on U.S. support for the war on Yemen.

Posted November 7th, 2018

H.Con.Res. 138: Voting to End U.S. Involvement in the War on Yemen

Voting to end U.S. involvement is the right thing to do for the people of Yemen and for the United States.

Posted October 22nd, 2018