U.S. Role in Syria
Representatives Peter Welch (D-VT) and Chris Gibson (R-NY) talked about the role of the U.S. in Syria’s civil war, and they responded… read more
Representatives Peter Welch (D-VT) and Chris Gibson (R-NY) talked about the role of the U.S. in Syria’s civil war, and they responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included bipartisan legislation the have co-sponsored which would require that any military intervention in Syria, including military assistance, first be authorized by a joint resolution of Congress. It would exempt ongoing humanitarian assistance from the requirement of Congressional approval. Identical legislation has been introduced in the Senate.
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