Role of Congress in the expansion of presidential power; foreign affairs; war powers and Article I, Section 8; Framers' intent, the Reception Clause, and foreign policy; use of Commander in Chief Clause; Federalist 69; Supreme Court and President Adams; War Powers Act of 1973; issue of lack of Congressional fulfillment of constitutional responsibilities regarding wars and emergencies.

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