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The Best Of The Internet's Reaction To Obama's Plans To Bomb Syria

The memes are running 10-1 against, Mr. President.

George W. Bush

PRI

Amid the many debates about whether President Obama should use force against Syria has been three words: War Powers Resolution. It was passed in 1973 (despite a veto by then President Nixon) and was designed to involve Congress in any decision to send American troops into hostilities.<p>But the …

Obama-Syria Timeline Shows Turning Points In U.S. Debate On Intervention (PHOTOS)

WASHINGTON, Aug 31 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama backed off from an imminent military strike against Syria on Saturday to seek the approval of the U.S. Congress, in a decision that likely delays U.S. action for at least 10 days.<p>Following are turning points in the Obama administration's debate …

Barracked Obama

Just six months into his second term, the president seems confined to the barracks, so to speak. He is unable to get any significant legislation through Congress. Forget about working with him, Mitch McConnell disdains even sharing a drink.<p>Here is the most powerful man in the world, the supposed …

Scarborough And Robert Gibbs Clash Over Whether Obama Knew About Scandals Before They Broke

On Monday’s <i>Morning Joe</i>, host <b>Joe Scarborough</b> and former White House Press Sec. <b>Robert Gibbs</b> clashed over whether the president had knowledge of the IRS …

Donald Trump

Report: IRS Deliberately Chose Not to Fess Up to Scandal Before Election

NBC's Lisa Myers reported this morning that the IRS deliberately chose not to reveal that it had wrongly targeted conservative groups until after the …

David Gregory Calls Out Sen. McConnell Over Admin’s ‘Culture Of Intimidation’: No ‘Fact To Back It Up’

On Sunday, Sen. <b>Mitch McConnell</b> (R-KY) took to <i>Meet the Press</i> to respond to the IRS scandal that has been dominating the news cycle recently. While …

Meet the Press

On ‘Scandals’, President Obama Should Borrow From An Unfamiliar Playbook: Bush And Cheney

This week, scandal fever engulfed cable news, radio, and Republican dinner tables across the country, as the GOP (and some Democrats) embarked on …

Immigration Reform