Senator Jim Webb delivered the following statement today on the Senate floor, introducing legislation prohibiting the use of funds for military operations in Iran without congressional authorization. The text of the bill and audio and video of the statement are available upon request.Susan UnPC delivers the rest of the speech over at Larry Johnson's "No Quarter"
"Mr. President, I rise today to introduce legislation that will prohibit the use of funds for military operations in Iran without congressional authorization. The purpose of this legislation is to restore a proper balance between the executive and legislative branches when it comes to the commencement of military activities."
Tuesday, March 06, 2007
Jim Webb's Floor Speech on Iran
Senator Jim Webb Introduces Bill Prohibiting Use of Funds for Military Operations in Iran.