President Barack Obama hosts meeting of his National Security Council (NSC) at the State Department in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

15 Years Later, Obama Extends 9/11 ‘National Emergency’ To Justify A Perpetual War On Terror

‘[I]t seems like we should consider dropping the charade of annual renewals and just admit that “emergency” 9/11 powers are now a permanent part of the landscape,’ the co-founder of Vox wrote in response to the White House memo.