President Obama speaks on the situation in Syria from the White House Rose Garden. August 31, 2013.
President Obama said Tuesday he is confident that Congress will vote to authorize military action against Syria, and that he is willing to work with lawmakers on the wording of a specific resolution.
“We have high confidence that Syria used … chemical weapons that killed thousands of people,” Obama told reporters before meeting with members of Congress at the White House.
President Obama Talks Syria with Lawmakers McCain, Graham at Whitehouse