September 2nd, 2013
06:56 AM ET
5 years ago

Busy week of Syria discussions ahead

(CNN) - Labor Day begins a busy of week of discussions on whether the United States should use military force to punish the Syrian government for the reported use of chemical weapons in Syria's civil war.

Congress will not vote on President Barack Obama's request to authorize the use of force until sometime after it officially returns from recess September 9.

Here is what is expected this week:


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