What follows is the first paragraph of Spencer Ackerman's 2-20-18 Daily Beast article entitled "What's Inside Trump's Secret War Powers Memo?":
of State Rex Tillerson informed a senator in a recently-revealed letter
that President Trump considers himself to possess inherent
constitutional authority to launch military action without any act of
Congress, a sweeping assertion that appears to resurrect from the early
George W. Bush years the most imperial notions of the presidency."
To read the rest of Ackerman's article, click HERE.