I don't recall any vote with that. I think your on to something here. The pressure from Russia and China. Obama wanted to do a few things in my opinion by doing so.
1. For an easy out, with congress backing a strike and if anything unintended were to happen he gets to spread the wealth of blame.
2. He was trying to show that republicans are still the "war mongers". (good thing this is looking like it's backfired on him)
3. Democrats were beginning to think he was "too centrist" and unable to lead, and he hasn't been going to congress to try and get anything moving for quite a long time, barely at all really. So he was trying to show he can be a president too if he tries. Which is really showing quite the opposite.
All in all, as long as things continue in the direction they have I think we are finally starting to move out of the rut we've been in. Making way for more liberty oriented candidates to steal seats and hopefully when it comes time to evict the clown, they'll be begging for Rand. Since no one will want another bush or obama.
That's what I hope anyways xD
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