You are confusing "discussion" with just saying something is unconstitutional as a forgone conclusion. The decisions made so far suggest its tilted to the constitutional side at the moment.
In relation to the Persian Gulf, citing particularly Iraq and Iran, Rebuilding America's Defenses states that "while the unresolved conflict in Iraq provides the immediate justification [for U.S. military presence], the need for a substantial American force presence in the [Persian] Gulf transcends the issue of the regime of Saddam Hussein" and "Over the long term, Iran may well prove as large a threat to U.S. interests in the [Persian] Gulf as Iraq has. And even should U.S.-Iranian relations improve, retaining forward-based forces in the region would still be an essential element in U.S. security strategy given the longstanding American interests in the region."
If you are suggesting that unemployment has risen or not changed since Obama took office, I think you are incorrect.
The "It's comin any day argument" - always a winner.
Hmm, all this stuff started under the most pro business President we've ever had. His "tone"? Are you serious?