Congress Too Cowardly to Vote on Syria? Ben SwannSubmitted by PAFFVINTAGE on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 14:48
The issue is pretty simple. The Congress of the United States has to determine whether or not to support U.S. strikes on Syria. It is called a declaration of war and it is the job of Congress to either approve or deny military action.
Today, the National Review Online is reporting that Congressional aides are saying that the House may not even vote on action in Syria if House leadership believes the vote will fail.