Originally Posted by Disturban
The President can trump Congress if he really wants to if he feels it is an issue that will effect the USA or Humanity. Basically as stated he will pretty much do what he wants, if I remember correctly congress did not approve of us going into Somalia back in 1992 and Bush sent in troops anyway for humanitarian relief.
As president he can send troops in to a country with out congresstional approval but he 90 days to approch congress to get the ok for what he did. If not then congress can order the troops out.
Today is 90 days since obama sent troops into Lybia