Who controls the NG?
Why was the NG recently activated in select cities within the US?
Can the NG work in coordination w/ the marines?
Do conditions need to be satisfied to authorize?
What former President used the military to save the republic and what occurred exactly?
Biggest drop to ever be provided on Pol. Study and prepare. The masses tend to panic in such situations. No war. No civil unrest. Clean and swift.
– During peacetime each state National Guard answers to leadership in the 50 states, three territories and the District of Columbia. During national emergencies, however, the President reserves the right to mobilize the National Guard, putting them in federal duty status.
… Was Pentagon. Now is POTUS by way of order of Pentagon …
Texas – hurricane
Florida – hurricane
US Virgin Islands – hurricane
Puerto Rico – hurricane
California – wildfires
Montana – wildfires
… Training Exercise. A call up would require a formal notice of activation …
… Yes …
If the states activate them, POTUS can take control of them. This would allow the Marines and the NG to work together under one set of orders.
This is shown in the Posse Comitatus Act where by the POTUS can take control.
… Depends. …
He declared Martial Law which suspended habeas corpus in the US. More specifically he imposed the suspension on "prisoners of war, spies, or aiders and abettors of the enemy," as well as on other classes of people, such as draft dodgers." Source=https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martial_law_in_the_United_States#Ex_parte_Milligan
… During the 1950s and 60s, federal troops and federalized National
Guard forces, accompanied by military intelligence personnel, were
deployed to help integrate Southern schools23 and to help deal with
civil disorders in Detroit in 1967 and other cities the following year
after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.24 Throughout
this period military intelligence units also continued to collect data on
Americans at home who were suspected of involvement in subversive
activities.25 In the late 1960s, the Pentagon compiled personal
information on more than 100,000 politically active Americans in an
effort to quell civil rights and anti-Vietnam War demonstrations and
to discredit protestors.26 The Army used 1,500 plainclothes agents to
watch demonstrations, infiltrate organizations, and spread
‘ According to one report, the Army had at least one
observer at every demonstration of more than twenty people.28
The Army’s activities were summed up by Senator Sam Ervin:
Allegedly for the purpose of predicting and preventing
civil disturbances which might develop beyond the control of
state and local officials, Army agents were sent throughout
the country to keep surveillance over the way the civilian
population expressed their sentiments about government
policies. In churches, on campuses, in classrooms, in public
meetings, they took notes, tape-recorded, and photographed
people who dissented in thought, word, or deed. This included clergymen, editors, public officials, and anyone who
sympathized with the dissenters.
… Hoover, JFK both called in the Guard, it blew up on both of them. …