As Syria vote nears, Congress split into four factions

Senators speak with each other before a hearing Tuesday on Syria. There are four main groups members of Congress fall into when it comes to authorizing force in Syria. (Getty Images)


As Syria vote nears, 4 factions emerge in Congress

It's unclear if Congress will authorize President Obama to use force in Syria.Although he's received several high-profile endorsements from Republicans and Democrats, Obama's request for congressional approval to use force has split members of Congress into four main factions.Here's a closer look at where they fall on Syria.The Hawks(AP)What they argue: Hawks believe the U.S. should conduct limited military strikes and go even further than the administration has advocated by destroying the Syrian government’s launching capabilities while supporting rebels who …

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