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Can Obama Convince Congress to Approve a Limited Strike?

  • Aired: 09/02/2013
  • 13:33
  • Rating: NR
President Barack Obama spent Labor Day lobbying Congress members to support a possible strike in Syria, following a high-level briefing for lawmakers Sunday. Jeffrey Brown examines military options with retired Gen. John Keane, former Assistant Secretary of State P.J. Crowley and former Defense Department official Dov Zakheim.
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