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September 17, 2014

8 Reasons Why Congress Should Vote No on Training and Funding Syrian Rebels

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Today Congress will vote on the McKeon Amendment, a piece of legislation most Americans haven't heard of. But the consequences of the vote today are grave: funding Syrian "rebels" will precipitate a new and wider war in the Middle East.

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