Syria vote isn't last word from Congress on war

September 23, 2014 7:34 PM

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's Mideast war strategy isn't in the clear yet in Congress.

The president got what he wanted this past week when the House and Senate overwhelmingly approved arming and training moderate Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State militants. But the go-ahead is good for less than three months. And many lawmakers want a say over the rest of a plan featuring some 1,6...

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