ONLINE – Congress and the Power to Declare War

The Constitution grants Congress the sole power to declare war. Congress has declared war on 11 occasions in the country’s history, including its first declaration of war with Great Britain in 1812. Congress approved its last formal declaration of war during World War II.

Join Director of Education Jim Triesler as he explores this congressional power and examines those times when this power has been exercised.

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