Author: Mickey Edwards

Director, Aspen Institute-Rodel Fellowships in Public Leadership and Vice President, the Aspen Institute 

Mickey Edwards is Vice President of the Aspen Institute and serves as Director of the Aspen Institute’s Rodel Fellowships in Public Leadership. Mr. Edwards was a Republican member of Congress from Oklahoma from 1977 to 1992, serving as a member of the House Republican Leadership and as a member of the Appropriations and Budget Committees.

Taking a Nation to War

by Mickey Edwards
— Congress is debating President Obama's request for the authority to use military force in the fight against ISIS. This debate is an important opportunity for the legislative branch to reinforce its role as the decisive voice in taking America to war.   Read more