HuffPo: Rand Paul Stands Against Obama Arming Syrian Rebels

August 10, 2014 – Igor BorbicScreen-Shot-2014-09-10-at-9.29.58-PM for the Huffington Post reports that Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) opposes arming and training Syrian rebels, a decision announced by President Barack Obama earlier today as part of his new strategy to eliminate the Islamic State in Iraq, Syria and elsewhere.

From the article:

“The Kentucky Republican, a possible presidential contender, said he supports an air campaign to destroy the extremists. But he said he believes Obama violated the Constitution by not first seeking congressional approval before ordering U.S airplanes back into Iraq earlier this summer.”

 

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