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Alex Witt

Will Congress give Obama the votes for Syria action?

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Jonathan Alter says the walk that President Barack Obama took with his Chief of Staff convinced him to bring the decision to engage in a military strike in Syria to Congress. Lynn Sweet characterizes the President's pragmatism in his decision for Congress to choose the course of action in Syria.Sep.01.2013

Mideast

  • Haley: ‘US is locked and loaded’ if Syrian regime uses chemical weapons again

    01:57
  • Syria strike witness: Bangs 'shook my entire neighborhood'

    08:34
  • Syrian state TV claims 'attack thwarted'

    05:18
  • Officials speak to retaliation from Syrian regime after precision strikes in Syria

    01:47
  • 'Loud explosions:' Syrian opposition sources after Trump announces precision strikes

    00:59
  • President Trump announces precision strikes in Syria

    07:39

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