Obama to Seek Congress Approval of Strike on Syria

Aug. 31 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama, having made a decision to take military action against Syria, says he will seek authorization from Congress before ordering an attack in response to Syria’s use of chemical weapons. Obama, speaking today from the Rose Garden at the White House, says he spoke with congressional leaders who agreed to schedule a debate and vote once lawmakers return from their recess on Sept. 9. (Source: Bloomberg)
Cuban Envoy Says Progress Made on Normalizing U.S. Ties
04:46 - Feb. 27 -- Cuban Director of U.S. Policy Josefina Vidal speaks about negotiations on normalizing diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Cuba. She speaks at a news conference in Washington.
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