The historical evidence suggests that a statutory violation isn’t required for impeachment. It also suggests President Trump shouldn’t be removed from office.
Jefferson’s example in dealing with the pirates supports the Soleimani strike.
It’s legal to kill an enemy in combat, and Soleimani was clearly escalating his attacks on U.S. forces.
Debate whether it would be effective, not whether it’s allowed.
For all the legal analysts wringing their hands at the prospect of such a move, the courts would likely uphold it.
Conservatives have an opening to restore federalism.