Tim Kaine claims Senate majority support war powers resolution against Trump

Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia claims there is majority support in the Senate to reign in President Trump’s war powers following Iran’s attack last week on Iraqi air bases housing American soldiers.

“I’ve got 51 declared votes on version two,” Kaine said on Tuesday while talking with reporters. Republicans who have voiced their support include Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Utah Sen. Mike Lee, both of whom have expressed frustration with the Trump administration for the killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani.

Last week, Lee, 48, blasted a military briefing that was intended to outline the reasons why the Trump administration decided to kill Soleimani in a
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