09 Sep '13, 10pm

Four issues to watch as Congress returns for busy fall: Lawmakers return en masse the week of Sept. 8 fa... #navy

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers return en masse the week of Sept. 8 facing a busy slate that will force them to decide whether to authorize military strikes before pivoting toward another fiscal cliff. Many House and Senate members spent at least part of last week here hearing from Obama administration officials in public and classified sessions about plans to hammer Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime. When both chambers departed for an annual summer recess five weeks ago, there was no expectation that the first item on the fall agenda would be whether to authorize President Barack Obama to rain Tomahawk cruise missiles down on tens of targets related to Assad’s chemical weapons arsenal. But that’s what will confront congressional leaders and rank-and-file members — and the vote-counting already has begun. “Since the administration can’t prove that any US military action in ...

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