John Kerry en Reed: the U.S. Military Needs to Intervene In Syria <p>Senator Jack Reed says the United States needs to send Syria a clear message that the use of chemical weapons will not be tolerated. Reed’s comments came one day after Secretary of State John Kerry said there was – quote – “undeniable” proof that the Syrian government used chemical weapons on its own citizens last week, killing hundreds of civilians.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 12:23:55 +0000 Flo Jonic 20749 at Reed: the U.S. Military Needs to Intervene In Syria TGIF: 15 things to know about RI politics + media <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', 'Bitstream Charter', Times, serif; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 19px; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;">A lot of news in the run-up to Christmas; debate over how to reduce school shootings; mediation ordered in the pension case; and the march is on toward our next RI campaign season. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 19:17:37 +0000 Ian Donnis 4709 at