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is it possible for congress to prevent war? a response to i,voter

The blog “I, Voter” responded to my recent criticism of Rachel Maddow. In my original post, I didn’t think it was realistic to expect Congress or law to restrain the executive’s tendency to start wars. From I, Voter: This is too fatalistic. Taking advantage of “wiggle room” or finding a way to “wage war in [...]
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