What is the War Powers Act?
Updated 07:44, 10-Jan-2020

The U.S. House of Representatives voted to limit the president’s power on military action against Iran.

The War Powers Act requires the president get approval from Congress to go to war.

Have no idea what this means or what it does?

Lester Munson, Principal of the BCR Government Affairs Group, gives us a crash course on what to expect with this vote.