29 Sep '14, 7pm

Delay vote on authorizing airstrikes, key GOP lawmaker says: By the time Congress decides whether it... #airforce

Delay vote on authorizing airstrikes, key GOP lawmaker says: By the time Congress decides whether it... #airforce

By the time Congress decides whether it wants to vote on authorizing new military intervention in Iraq and Syria, the fight could be over. On Sunday night, in a Washington Post editorial, House Armed Services Committee Chairman Rep. Buck McKeon, R-Calif., said lawmakers should weigh in on a new authorization for use of military force in the Middle East, but criticized potential plans to roll it into other military legislation when Congress returns in November. “Any authorization should stand on its own merits, after lengthy and open debate, and not be a rider to an omnibus appropriation or a defense bill,” he wrote. “Lame ducks, with little accountability, should not make an AUMF the final vote of their term.” That sentiment echoes comments from other top House Republicans, who have said that the issue should wait until the new Congress is seated in January. But White Hous...

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