Boehner: US House to consider Syria military action week of Sept. 9

By REUTERS
August 31, 2013 21:26

WASHINGTON - The US House of Representatives will consider a measure on military action against Syria the week of Sept. 9, House Speaker John Boehner and other Republican leaders said in a statement after President Barack Obama spoke on Saturday.

"In consultation with the president, we expect the House to consider a measure the week of September 9th. This provides the president time to make his case to Congress and the American people," the statement said.


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