“Secretary Clinton supports the President’s effort to enlist the Congress in pursuing a strong and targeted response to the Assad regime’s horrific use of chemical weapons,” a Clinton aide told Politico on Tuesday.
Clinton has thus far been publicly silent on the issue of intervention, though she did tweet congratulations on Monday to Diana Nyad, who had just completed a swim from Cuba to Florida.
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