President Barack Obama delivers remarks about the ongoing situation in Syria in the Rose Garden of the White House on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 in Washington. Obama says he has decided that the United States should take military action against Syria in response to a deadly chemical weapons attack. But he says he will seek congressional authorization for the use of force. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Slowing march to strikes, Obama seeks Syria vote
Politics » White House sends Congress its draft of a resolution to authorize the president to use military force.
By PETER BAKER
and JONATHAN WEISMAN
| The New York Times
First Published Aug 31 2013 09:05 pm • Last Updated Aug 31 2013 10:48 pm
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