Paul Kane

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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The plan calls for training and equipping moderate rebels in hopes of stemming the growing threat.

  • Sep 18, 2014

Democratic leaders are at odds with many rank-and-file lawmakers, who want a large war powers debate during the lame duck session.

  • Sep 18, 2014

The 273-to-156 vote revealed broad misgivings in both parties about the strategy’s chances of success.

  • Sep 17, 2014

DEBRIEF | Signs of reluctance show how the post-9/11 politics of war have changed.

  • Sep 16, 2014

The chamber’s GOP leaders expect to approve President Obama’s request for authority

  • Sep 12, 2014

The No. 2 Democrat in the House called for a debate after the Nov. 4 elections to give a greater legislative imprint on attacks against the Islamic State.

  • Sep 11, 2014

Obama’s push to get the rebel-aid provision in a funding bill may make it hard to tell who’s for, who’s against.

  • Sep 11, 2014

Under the scenario that Obama favors, there is no standalone vote on the plan.

  • Sep 10, 2014

Plan includes short-term extension for Export-Import Bank and averts government shutdown in October.

  • Sep 9, 2014

Boehner, McConnell noncommittal on congressional role ahead of White House meeting later Tuesday.

  • Sep 9, 2014
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