Hoyer Statement on the Administration Briefing on Syria

For Immediate Release:

August 29, 2013


Stephanie Young, 202-225-3130

WASHINGTON, DC - House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) released the following statement after administration officials briefed Congressional leaders on Syria:

"I continue to be deeply concerned about the Assad regime’s use of chemical weapons against the Syrian people – action which demands outrage from the international community and cannot be tolerated. I appreciate the Obama Administration's ongoing efforts to keep Congress informed of latest developments and to work with us to determine the best course of action ahead."

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