Wednesday Secretary of State John Kerry made the case to lawmakers that the country should attack Syria.
President Obama is pushing for a limited military strike, after he says the Syrian government used chemical weapons to kill more than 1,400 people. Before taking action, the president is seeking congressional approval. The measure cleared a key committee Thursday. A vote in the full Congress could happen next week.
Eric Davis is a political scientist. He is tracking where Vermont's Congressional Delegation stands on this issue.