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Learn more about War on ISIS
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) recently proposed declaring war against the Islamic State (ISIS). The declaration would give the President more authority to carry out broader attacks on the militant group without Congressional approval. Opponents argue that the order would give the President too much power by eliminating Congressional oversight. Proponents argue that fighting an organization like ISIS requires an unconventional war plan that requires the President to make quick decisions without Congressional oversight. See recent ISIS news
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The only war we should fight is the one that uses congressmembers and their families at the front line, instead of letting chicken hawks sends other people's families to die. 10 months ago from a Democrat in Tulsa, OK
No, Isis isn't a place. You would have to declare war on a country. Which country is the only one with Isis? How many countries do we declare war on and how can we truly tell who are members of Isis and who aren't?. 10 months ago from a Democrat in Fair Oaks, CA
Islamic countries should lead a global coalition with Saudi Arabia and Iran spearheading under the UN must confront this, with active backing by the global powers.... Much like in WWII. 11 months ago from a Democrat in New Milford, NJ
That would be an empty gesture, that further underscores the ridiculousness of the concept of "war" in the modern era. How's that war on drugs going? Did we ever win that war on obesity? Why do we need a "formal" declaration when... 12 months ago from a Democrat in Baltimore, MD
This is a bogus question.
You can only declare war on a country. Not an idea or belief system.
That would be like decaring war on the kkk... 1 year ago from a Democrat in Fitchburg, MA
It is up to the Arab nations themselves to deal with ISIS. No more American men dying for Muslims. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Fairview, NJ
Yes, any foreign nation or extremist group that declares war or incites terrorism against the U.S. should be dealt with swiftly . Letting theses groups fester only causes more problems, and decreases the effectiveness of the U.S. reputation. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Findlay, OH
No, it's dangerous and the US would be causing more trouble than they already do. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Peabody, MA
The United nations should declare war on ISIS, and the United Nations should pay for the costs. The United States should do its fair part as a member of the United Nations. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Redmond, WA
If there will be full cooperation with Iran, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Egypt, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait and other necessary Islamic nations after the full details of the implementation to be setup in aftermath of ISIS are within the hands of the USA, NATO,... 2 years ago from a Democrat in Los Angeles, CA
It would be difficult to declare war on an entity that is not controlled by or centered in one country, by one government, & who has no value for human life. I think it would be a waste of money to an extent but we also have to find a way to stop them. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Winchester, VA
We should not conduct any wars without a Congressional declaration of war. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Danville, VT
We need a coalition of nations to assemble a strike force of mercenaries to combat the extremists who use populations to further their ideology. 2 years ago from a Democrat in East Oakdale, CA
No, not unless ISIS attacks American soil. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Gulf Gate Estates, FL
No, they are not a recognized state and should not be treated as such. 2 years ago from a Democrat in Jeffersonville, GA