Buchanan: Congress Should Cut Short Vacation to Debate War in Syria

By | August 27, 2013 | 5:26 AM EDT

Congress should cut short its five-week vacation, come back to Washington, and debate and decide by recorded vote whether President Obama can take us into yet another Middle East war, writes syndicated columnist Patrick J. Buchanan.

Among the questions that need to be answered: Do we have incontrovertible proof that Bashar Assad ordered chemical weapons be used on his own people? And if he did not, who did?

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