WWMT Newschannel 3 - Search Results
Members of Congress trying to get Syrian support from public
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - While President Obama pushes for support from world leaders, lawmakers back in the United States are trying to gather support from their constituents.
On Wednesday, a Senate committee approved a resolution authorizing a military strike.
A vote in the full Senate is expected next week, but its fate is up in the air.
Many GOP lawmakers are against using military force in Syria.
Congresswoman Janice Hahn of California, and Senator John McCain of Arizona both went back to their respective home states Thursday for town hall meetings on Syria.
Senator McCain supports military action, but Rep. Hahn says the response she has received is overwhelmingly against it.