- Posted August 31, 2013 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Are chemical weapons a ‘red line’?
Notice To: Boehner and Reid
Notice To: Boehner and Reid Re: Syria Call Congress back into session to end this illegal act of aggression 25 Quotes About The Coming War With Syria That Every American Should See If the American people are going to stop this war, they need to do it now. The following are 25 quotes about the coming war with Syria that every American should see… 1. Barack Obama , during an interview with Charlie Savage on December 20, 2007: “The President does not have power under the Constitution to unilaterally authorize a military attack in a situation that does not involve stopping an actual or imminent threat to the nation.” 2. Joe Biden , during a television interview in 2007: “The president has no constitutional authority … to take this nation to war … unless we’re attacked or unless there is proof we are about to be attacked. And if he does, if he does, I would move to impeach him.” 3. U.S. Representative Ted Poe : “Mr. President, you must call Congress back from recess immediately to take a vote on a military strike on Syria. Assad may have crossed a red line but that does not give you the authority to redline the Constitution.” 4. U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader : “I see no convincing evidence that this is an imminent threat to the United States of America.” 5. U.S. Representative Barbara Lee : “While we understand tha