September 1, 2013
THE HILL HAS THE TEXT of Obama’s draft Syria resolution.
But there’s also this: Obama leaving door open to Syria strike, even if Congress votes no. If I were the Congressional leadership, I wouldn’t take a vote unless Obama promised to abide by it. Otherwise, what’s the point?
Related: Time: Syria Intervention Would Reaffirm Obama’s Biggest Flip-Flop: He was explicit in 2007 that Presidents don’t have the authority to act unilaterally except to stop ‘an actual or imminent threat.’