Trump Ally Rep. Matt Gaetz Surprisingly Joins Dems in Passing Resolution Limiting President’s War Powers Against Iran

In a surprising twist, staunch Trump defender Rep. Matt Gaetz broke ranks with most of his party and voted with the vast majority of House Democrats to pass a war powers resolution that would constrain President Donald Trump from taking any further military action against Iran without Congressional approval.

During a passionate House floor speech on Thursday afternoon, Gaetz noted that he had just attended a burial of a military service member at Arlington National Cemetery, before expressing his support for the resolution as a test of Congressional courage. The House resolution ultimately passed 224-194, with just three Republicans, including Gaetz, and one Independent supporting its passage.

“If the members of our armed services have the courage to go and
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