Congress is skeptical at outset of Syria debate
Skepticism is widespread in Congress as it confronts its choice about whether to authorize the use of force in Syria.
According to our constantly evolving vote count over at The Fix, just 20 senators and 15 House members are clearly on record in support of military action, while many more have expressed skepticism or opposition in both chambers.
In the House in particular, nearly as many members are saying they’ll vote no or are skeptical (103 combined) as are saying they are undecided or supportive (109.)
Here’s the current breakdown: