Americans are slamming at least 24 members of Congress with thousands of phone calls and emails,urging lawmakers not to approve a military strike on Syria – by a margin of as much as 499 to 1.
A national debate is raging on Twitter. Tweets and statements from members of Congress – both Democrat and Republican – show tremendously strong opposition to President Obama’s call for an air strike on Syria:
Rep. Jim McDermott,D-Wash.,tweeted,“Calls and emails from my constituents is 100 to 1 AGAINST getting involved in Syria. The American people are speaking.”
Rep. Elijah Cummings,D-Md.,said 99 percent of the calls his office oppose an attack.
Rep. Andy Harris,R-Md.,said,“Constituents who have contacted my office by phone or mail oppose action in Syria 523-4 so far.”
Read more at WND. By Garth Kant and Chelsea Schilling.
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