- Apr 2013
- La La Land North
The Senate has passed a resolution that will remove US military support of Saudi actions in Yemen. Wow.
Senate votes to pull US support for Saudi-led coalition in Yemen in historic voteThe Senate passed legislation to pull U.S. military support for the Saudi and Emirati-led coalition in Yemen and issue a strong bipartisan rebuke of President Donald Trump's Middle East policy.
It's the first time a War Powers resolution has passed both chambers of Congress to pull back American forces from a conflict where the commander-in-chief has deployed them. The House approved the measure last month, and together sets up a showdown with the White House and potentially Trump's first veto.