syria http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming lawmakers oppose military strike against Syria http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-lawmakers-oppose-military-strike-against-syria <p>President Obama's call to postpone a vote on a military strike in Syria is being lauded by Wyoming lawmakers. Matt Laslo reports from Washington that while the administration is leaving a military option on the table as it pursues diplomacy, officials can’t expect much support from the Wyoming delegation.</p><p>MATT LASLO: Only a handful of lawmakers in the U.S. Senate have gone on record over authorizing military force in Syria. One of them is Wyoming Republican John Barrasso.</p><p>JOHN BARRASSO: “Mr. Barrasso?” “No.”</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 22:37:26 +0000 Matt Laslo 46896 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming lawmakers oppose military strike against Syria Barrasso votes no on military force in Syria http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/barrasso-votes-no-military-force-syria <p>Wyoming U.S. Sen. John Barrasso is among the members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee who have voted against the use of U.S. military force in Syria.<br>&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The committee approved a use-of-force resolution Wednesday on a 10-7 vote. President Barack Obama seeks to use force to punish Syrian President Bashar Assad for a recent chemical attack the administration says killed more than 1,400 people.<br>&nbsp; Wed, 04 Sep 2013 23:27:07 +0000 Associated Press 46415 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Barrasso votes no on military force in Syria