Five Republicans Who Were For Syrian Intervention Before They Were Against It | Talking Points Memo

Several Republicans were outspoken supporters of a U.S. intervention in Syria as a brutal civil war continues to ravage the country. But ever since President Barack Obama not only came out for military action in the wake of the regime’s alleged use of chemical weapons but also asked for congressional consent for strike, a number of those Republicans have turned against intervention, for one reason or another.

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