Ha ha, April Fools!
Wait, it's still the 31st...
Damn, I did work that late.
Now, over the weekend, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that the administration would certainly welcome a congressional seal of approval for this action but that the president is acting within his existing authority.Glad to hear it.
In his letter, Mr. Obama pointed to the Security Council resolution and his authority to conduct foreign relations and as commander in chief.