GOP Led House Panel Backs Democrat’s Bill to End 17-Year Old War Authorization

Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik-FILE)

(SBN) – Chalk one up for bi-partisanship, thanks to California Democratic Congresswoman Barbara Lee.  During an a House panel hearing on Pentagon funding, Lee’s GOP colleague’s agree unanimously that lawmakers should take another look at an open-ended war authorization from 2001.  The issue will now head to the House floor for debate.

SBN’s Kim Lampkins has more …

Fellow lawmakers praised Congresswoman Lee’s over decade long effort on the issue:

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