Nine Out of Ten Americans Back Bold New Strategy for Syria

Nine Out of Ten Americans Back Bold New Strategy for Syria September 7, 2013

The link for this article came from reader Ken. I think The Onion may very well have found a solution for Syria, as well as many other problems this country faces.


Poll: Majority Of Americans Approve Of Sending Congress To Syria

 Sep 5, 2013

A majority of U.S. citizens believe congressional leaders in both the House and Senate must be sent to war-torn Syria immediately.

WASHINGTON—As President Obama continues to push for a plan of limited military intervention in Syria, a new poll of Americans has found that though the nation remains wary over the prospect of becoming involved in another Middle Eastern war, the vast majority of U.S. citizens strongly approve of sending Congress to Syria.

The New York Times/CBS News poll showed that though just 1 in 4 Americans believe that the United States has a responsibility to intervene in the Syrian conflict, more than 90 percent of the public is convinced that putting all 535 representatives of the United States Congress on the ground in Syria—including Senate pro tempore Patrick Leahy, House Speaker John Boehner, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and, in fact, all current members of the House and Senate—is the best course of action at this time. (Read more here.)

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2 responses to “Nine Out of Ten Americans Back Bold New Strategy for Syria”

  1. One of the founding principles of this nation is that a government that does not represent the will of the governed is by its nature illegitimate. At what point does the ruling elite in Washington, DC, itself so far detached from subjects—and kid yourself not, we are no longer true citizens but subjects of the leviathan state—cease to wield legitimate authority?