US aid to Syria

War is Not an Entitlement: No to Aid for Syria's Rebels

Syria is a distinctly unpromising case for nation-building; however, unremitting pressure from war-minded elites is pushing President Barack Obama closer to military intervention in the bloody civil war.  Moreover, America’s putative allies in Syria appear to believe that they are entitled to U.S. support.

Cruz Hit O on Guns to Syria

Daniel Strauss, The Hill

"I wonder if Obama is going to insist on a background check before he gives the [Syrian} rebels their weapons?