Wednesday, June 15, 2011
The White House says the Libya intervention is not subject to the War Powers Resolution because what the U.S. government is doing there -- sending killer drones and providing intelligence for other NATO air assaults on Qaddafi's forces and residence -- doesn't constitute "hostilities."
Really. The spokesman said that. With a straight face. Read about it here.
As I've long said, if you want to make sense of government statements, keep one thing in mind: They think we are morons.