Political Headlines April 26, 2013: President Barack Obama on Syria: ‘We Have to Act Prudently’

POLITICAL HEADLINES

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OBAMA PRESIDENCY & THE 113TH CONGRESS:

THE HEADLINES….

President Obama on Syria: ‘We Have to Act Prudently’

Source: ABC News Radio, 4-26-13
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President Obama Friday said the U.S. is conducting a “very vigorous investigation” into the use of chemical weapons in Syria and reiterated that the use of such agents would be a “game changer.”

“We cannot stand by and permit the systematic use of weapons like chemical weapons on civilian populations,” the president told reporters in his first public remarks since the administration revealed Thursday that the Syrian government has likely used chemical weapons against its own people….READ MORE

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Political Headlines April 26, 2013: House of Representatives Approves Bill to End FAA Federal Aviation Administration Furloughs with a Vote of 361-41

POLITICAL HEADLINES

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OBAMA PRESIDENCY & THE 113TH CONGRESS:

THE HEADLINES….

Goodbye, Flight Delays? House Approves Bill to End FAA Furloughs

Source: ABC News Radio, 4-26-13

The House of Representatives gave overwhelming support Friday to a bill that will ease the furloughs of air traffic controllers.

On a vote of 361-41, the House followed the Senate’s lead and rolled back the Federal Aviation Administration’s sequester that had been causing flight delays across the country this week….READ MORE

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