Wishing McCain were president

September 5, 2013 

I guess the American people made a big mistake when we re-elected President Obama. He made a decision to go after Bashar Assad in Syria; now all of a sudden he is kow-towing to Congress.

Had Sen. John McCain been elected president and said we were going to Syria, the Republican-controlled House would have never, ever opened their mouths to require congressional approval.

It is evident that these individuals have never read or reviewed the War Powers Act approved by Congress in 1973 during the Nixon administration. President Obama has become a wuss.

James J. Harrigan

Cahokia

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