President Obama’s plan to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels exposed a deep rift Thursday among Democrats over waging war, with a large bloc of liberals staunchly opposed to the modest mission, fearing another long-term engagement in Iraq.
In this Senate campaign ad, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) says his opponent, Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.), voted to lower funding for veteran pensions. The Post's Glenn Kessler puts his claim to the Truth Teller test.