The latest news on Syria
Top Obama officials must convince skeptical members, public.
Israel will be 'the first loser,' says Iran; Assad warns that the region is 'a barrel of explosives.'
Obama must recognize the Syrian leader has become a threat to U.S. national security.
President's decision to involve Capitol Hill could backfire.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is inviting former foe Sen. John McCain to the White House, hoping one of Congress' most intractable foreign policy hawks will help sell the idea of a U.S. military intervention in Syria to a nation deeply scarred by more than a decade of war.
President Obama has a legal basis for bombing Syria – he should use it.
It is time for the Obama administration to develop a concrete and definitive plan to remove the Assad regime.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The debate is on as congressional lawmakers begin considering President Barack Obama's request that they authorize a military strike on Syria to punish the Assad regime for an alleged chemical attack on its own people.
Going to Congress is the right call, even if the president may not be doing it for the right reasons.
President Obama said he won't intervene before Congress votes.