The Syrian Debate from Around The Web

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The Takeaway is dedicated to providing you with comprehensive coverage of the debate over U.S. military action in Syria. Your voice and opinion is not only important to us, but a vital part of our programming. Share your thoughts on what America should do in the comments below or call us at 1-877-869-8253. Here you'll find some of the conversation that's been happening around the Web. // Post by The Takeaway.   I understand and support Barack Obama's position on #Syria. – David Cameron (@David_Cameron) August 31, 2013 #Syria update 5: In BBC poll, 71 percent say MPs were right to stop UK military action against #Assad. – Jim Roberts (@nycjim) September 2, 2013   Joint statement from House GOP leadership on Syria: – Speaker John Boehner (@SpeakerBoehner) August 31, 2013 Pres. Obama is right: debate & authorization by Congress will make our country & response in Syria stronger. – Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) August 31, 2013 Sen. McConnell: "President's role as commander-in-chief is always strengthened when he enjoys the expressed support of the Congress" #Syria – Sen. McConnell Press (@McConnellPress) August 31, 2013 NATO's Sec Gen Rasmussen says Aug 21 chemical weapons attack in Syria cannot be ignored. – Gavin Hewitt (@BBCGavinHewitt) September 2, 2013 VIDEO: Members of Congress receive classified briefing on Syria: -KH – The Associated Press (@AP) September 2, 2013 Military strikes in #Syria cannot bring justice – AmnestyInternational (@amnesty) August 31, 2013 If congressional debate builds support (somehow) for a more broader, strategic approach on #Syria, that could well be a positive outcome. – Shadi Hamid (@shadihamid) September 1, 2013 #SecKerry on @FaceTheNation: Hair and blood samples from Damascus were tested, reported positive for sarin. #Syria – Department of State (@StateDept) September 1, 2013 Re: Syria: This is the most important decision any President or any Senator must make, and it deserves vigorous debate. – Senator Rand Paul (@SenRandPaul) August 31, 2013 Watch: Chairman McCaul (@McCaulPressShop) on CBS @FaceTheNation on the latest on the situation in #Syria #FTN – HomelandSecurityCmte (@HouseHomeland) August 25, 2013 – Benjamin Netanyahu (@netanyahu) August 27, 2013 Appreciate POTUS decision to go to Congress on Syria. I'll reserve judgment until the specifics of his authorization request are clear – Rep. Frank Pallone (@FrankPallone) August 31, 2013
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