Syria http://ripr.org en Congressional Q+A: Reed on Syria, Wall Street Reform + DC Spending Battles http://ripr.org/post/congressional-qa-reed-syria-wall-street-reform-dc-spending-battles <p></p><p>As part of a week-long series of conversations with Rhode Island's congressional delegation. Senator Jack Reed stopped by to discuss Syria and the outlook for stability in the Middle East; Wall Street reform; upcoming spending battles in Washington; and more.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 20919 at http://ripr.org Congressional Q+A: Reed on Syria, Wall Street Reform + DC Spending Battles Congressional Q+A: Whitehouse on Syria, Climate Change, Obamacare + the Economy http://ripr.org/post/congressional-qa-whitehouse-syria-climate-change-obamacare-economy <p></p><p>With Congress on its August recess, Rhode Island Pubic Radio invited the four members of the Rhode Island delegation in to our studio to talk about major issues facing the state and the nation. We start our series with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.</p><p></p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 20989 at http://ripr.org Congressional Q+A: Whitehouse on Syria, Climate Change, Obamacare + the Economy Reed: the U.S. Military Needs to Intervene In Syria http://ripr.org/post/reed-us-military-needs-intervene-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 http://ripr.org Reed: the U.S. Military Needs to Intervene In Syria