Obama Asks Congress to Delay Syria Vote

Obama Asks Congress to Delay Syria Vote

There are 2 comments on the ABC News story from Sep 10, 2013, titled Obama Asks Congress to Delay Syria Vote. In it, ABC News reports that:

President Obama asked Congress to delay a vote on whether to authorize military strikes against Syria, telling senators on Tuesday that the United States would not take military options off the table but would wait until a new round of diplomacy with Syria and Russia could play out.

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#1 Sep 10, 2013
yeah because he doesn't have the votes.


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#2 Sep 10, 2013
obviously he wants them to hold off so that he a) gets no horribly negative vote on going to war and b) can take credit for 'forcing' Syria into this brilliant russian-conceived plan of chemical disarmament


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