United States President Donald Trump sitting during a coronavirus briefing with health insurers in the White House in Washington, DC [Leah Millis/Reuters]
Washington, DC – The United States House of Representatives is expected to vote as early as Wednesday on a War Powers Resolution aimed at limiting President Donald Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran.
The passage of the resolution would be yet another rebuke of the president over his decision to order the killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani in January amid escalating tensions with Tehran.
The Senate voted 55 to 45 – with eight Republicans joining Democrats on February 13 – to approve the resolution. House action sends the measure to Trump, who has threatened to veto it. A two-thirds