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remember talking to a group of academics sometime ago in the george bush administration and said, well, know, the constitution says congress will declare a war. the last declared war was world war ii and i think we have had a few since then that are undeclared. and kind of literally reading the constitution. and i said, look, george bush can invade mexico tomorrow if he wants. and somebody stood up in the back and said, don't give him any ideas. [laughter] >> but the president can employ the force as he sees fit. the only thing that congress can do is take away the money. and once the troops are out there and it's a reasonable military excursion, congress is not going to take away the money. trump interested in what is going to do as president. that's going to be the measure. and all of this hand draining sm the first month has not been great. but what are those key decisions in the areas that are -- that real serious national security, not things on paper. >> i think bob's right that the first month will not be seen asterbly important unless it portends a continued certain level
start a war, i mean, legally. i remember talking to a group of anti-demmics some time ago in the george w. bush administration and they said, well, no. the constitution says congress will declare war. last declared war was when? world war ii. and i think we've had a few since then that are undeclared and just kind of literally reading constitution and i said, look, george bush can invade mexico tomorrow if he wants and somebody stood up in the back and said, don't give him any ideas. but the president can employ the force as he sees fit. the only thing congress can do is take away the money. and once the troops are out there and if it is a reasonable military excursion, congress is not going to take away the money. so i'm interested in what trump is going to do as president. that's going to be the measure and all of this hand wringing, i mean, the first month is not great, but what are those key decisions in the areas that are real national security? not things on paper. >> david, you want to jump in? >> first of all, i think bob is right that the first month is not seen as terribly imp
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