Asked in Korean War, Vietnam War
Congress declared war on Korea but not on Vietnam true or false?
The last time the US Congress declared war was in WW2; December 11, 1941 on Germany & Italy. ...
When was the last time congress declared war?
The last time Congress formally declared war was World War II in 1941. Since then there have been extended military engagements, although votes were taken in Congress for the approval of the President's call to arms, no formal declaration of war has been made since 1942 when we declared war against Bulgaria, Hungary and Romainia. it has been 68 years since we have had a war that was acually declared by congress that a long time since then we have had 5 major fights...
Asked in US Presidents, US Government, US Congress
Was a president ever heckled during a speech to a joint session of congress?
No. Last week was the first time.
Asked in Pakistan
Who declared Friday as a weekly holiday for the first time in Pakistan?
when Friday was declared for the first time as an official weekly holiday in pakistan ...
What was the significiane of the marbury vs Madison case that was argued before the supreme court in 1803?
This was the first time that the Supreme Court had declared an act of Congress unconstitutional. ...
What was the significance in marbury vs Madison case that was argued Before the supreme court?
Study Island This was the first time that the Supreme Court had declared an act of Congress unconstitutional ...
Who declared Sunday as a holiday for the first time in the world?
Pope Gregory declared 1st time , Sunday as a Holiday.
Chief Justice John Marshall declaring part of the Judiciary Act unconstitutional This was the first time the Supreme Court exercised what?
In the case of Marbury vs. Madison, this was the first time the U.S. Supreme court declared an act of Congress to be unconstitutional. ...
Asked in US Constitution, Federal Laws
Can congress suspend the protection from writ of habeus corpus at any time?
only in a declared emergency when martial law is imposed.
Asked in World War 2
Who in the US has the authority to declare war?
Congress. To declare war needs act of Congress. The last time Congress declared war was WW2. Many Presidents get around this to engage in military action by not offically declaring war. In the case of terrorists it is impossible because they don't come from one country and are not offically accepted as a military unit in those countries. ...
Who was the leader of the first political party in America?
John Hancock was the first leader of the united states, he started in 1776 when the united states first declared independence from Britain, HE was the head of the continental congress. During this time George Washington was the General of the Armies. George Washington didn't become president until 1783 after the second congressional congress was formed. ...
Asked in US Constitution, Federal Laws, US Congress
When may congress suspend the writ of habeas corpus?
By declaration of a National Emergency by the President and/or during a time when Martial Law is declared. ...
Asked in History of the United States
When was the last time republicans were in the majority of congress?
Lick my balls -Hue Jass
Asked in Christmas, History of the United States
What US state was the last to declare Christmas a legal holiday?
First, it should be noted that in 1870, congress created the concept of "federal holidays." At that time, congress declared Christmas one of the federal holidays, along with New Year's Day, Independence Day, and Thanksgiving. But long before congress recognized Christmas, Alabama had become the first state to make it an official holiday, in 1836. However, not every state agreed: back then, some states were influenced by Puritanism, and regarded the celebration of Christmas as sinful. Some sources say that Oklahoma was the...
Asked in US Supreme Court
What was the significance of the Marbury versus Madison case that was argued before the Supreme Court in 1803?
This was the first time that the Supreme Court had declared an act of congress unconstitutional, and it helped to establish the tradition of Judicial Review in the United States. ...
Asked in Memorial Day
What was the date when they declared Memorial Day celebrated on Monday?
The Uniform Monday Holiday Act was passed by Congress in 1968. This bill went into effect on January 1, 1971. Since that time Memorial Day has been observed on the last Monday of May. ...