Category: Michael Corgan

US Presidents Often Use Constitutional Power to Intervene Overseas

Voice of America Michael Corgan, College of Arts & Sciences As U.S. President Barack Obama weighs whether to attack Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons against rebels last week, he must consider significant legal factors… Expert quote: “He can do what he can get away with. If he does something fast and quick, […]

No Imminent Decision on Afghan Pullout, Administration Says

Bloomberg Michael Corgan, College of Arts & Sciences Pulling all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2014 is just one option President Barack Obama is considering, and no decision is imminent, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said… Expert quote: “‘Are you listening, Hamid Karzai?’ is what it’s about.” View full article

Commander cites ‘rot’ in nuke force

Associated Press Michael Corgan, College of Arts & Sciences Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel demanded more information Wednesday after the Air Force removed 17 launch officers from duty at a nuclear missile base in North Dakota over what a commander called “rot” in the force… Expert quote: “The kinds of things that caused those Air Force […]