In this bonus episode, details and analysis of the authorization to create a new military in Syria which is speeding towards becoming law.
Information Presented in This Episode
- Clips in this episode are from the September 16, 2014 hearing in the Senate Armed Services Committee with testimony from Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey.
- Text of the amendment that was attached to the Continuing Resolution which will authorize the creating of a military in Syria.
- Congress plans to move forward with an Authorization for Military Force (AUMF) after the election.
- How did your representative vote?