The Senate will vote on whether to proceed with the Syria resolution 12 years to the day after the September 11 attacks.
Reid says a debate on using force in Syria is needed; test vote expected on Syria resolution on Wednesday
— Jamie Dupree (@jamiedupree) September 9, 2013
Harry Reid says the vote to proceed on the Syria strike authorization will occur in the Senate on Wednesday.
— Chris Moody (@moody) September 9, 2013
Needless to say, the timing isn’t winning over American hearts and minds:
Voting on Syria intervention on 9/11. Classy.
— Armando (@doctorak) September 9, 2013
— Gatorjenns (@gatorjenns) September 9, 2013
— WebsterGTarpley (@WebsterGTarpley) September 9, 2013
Fucking ridiculous, Senate will vote on action in #Syria on 9/11.
— E (@Jersey_Geordie) September 9, 2013
This can’t bode well for Obama and Reid’s hope of Senate approval. The vote has been delayed:
WASHINGTON (AP) _ Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid delays Senate test vote authorizing military force in Syria.
— Ken Thomas (@KThomasDC) September 9, 2013