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Obama Syria Intervention

Michael Calderone

NYT Editors, Columnists Met With Obama During Syria Push

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 09.19.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- In his new book, The Message, MSNBC.com editor Richard Wolffe describes how the Obama White House grew frustrated in 2011 with The New Yor...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama's Syria Pitch Fails To Sway Senators

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even with a visit to Capitol Hill, it appears President Barack Obama's case for a strike against Syria got more help from the Russians t...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Lawmakers: Constituents Are Completely Against Syria War

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Congress weighs whether to authorize President Barack Obama's plan for targeted strikes against Syria, lawmakers on Capitol Hill have...

Sam Stein

An Attack on Syria -- Who's Paying?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A limited United States intervention in Syria would not require a supplemental appropriations bill from Congress, an Obama administratio...

Sam Stein

Dean: Obama Won't Be Damaged If Congress Votes No On Syria

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even if President Barack Obama loses a congressional vote to grant him the authorization to use military force in Syria, he will win pol...

Syria: Obama Is 'Hesitant, Confused'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 11.01.2013 | World

Syria said on Sunday US President Barack Obama is "hesitant" and "confused" after he postponed a threatened military strike on the regime to seek Cong...

Obama Briefs Boehner On Syria

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has briefed House Speaker John Boehner on Syria in a conversation in which the Republican leader pressed the...

White House: If 'Legal Justification Is Required.. We'll Produce One'

Reuters | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

(Updates with more details) WASHINGTON, Aug 29 (Reuters) - The United States is looking at a response to Syrian use of chemical weapon...

Congress Seeks Answers From Obama On Syria

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wary of another war, congressional Republicans and Democrats pressed President Barack Obama to explain why the U.S. military should atta...

Lawmakers Press Obama To Seek Congressional Authorization On Syria

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 10.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's possible military intervention in Syria is already running into fierce opposition among some members of Co...

Obama Calls Possible Attack A 'Big Event Of Grave Concern'

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

AUBURN, N.Y. — President Barack Obama says a possible chemical weapons attack in Syria this week is a "big event of grave concern" that has hast...

Obama Stays Out Of Troubled Region

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 09.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — From Egypt to Syria to Iraq and beyond, the Obama administration is determined to show it will only go so far to help save nations ...

McCain, Graham Press For Military Action In Syria

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.19.2013 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Tuesday responded to conflicting and unconfirmed reports of chemical weapons being used...