Harry Reid confirms Senate will hold first Syria resolution vote on 9/11; Update: Vote delayed
The Senate will vote on Wednesday on the authorization for the use of force against Syria.
— Senator Harry Reid (@SenatorReid) September 9, 2013
The Senate will vote on whether to proceed with the Syria resolution 12 years to the day after the September 11 attacks.
Harry Reid says the vote to proceed on the Syria strike authorization will occur in the Senate on Wednesday.
— Mudacris (@moody) September 9, 2013
Needless to say, the timing isn’t winning over American hearts and minds:
— Gatorjenns (@gatorjenns) 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