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Daines Will Vote No On Military Action

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With House and Senate votes looming on whether or not to take military action in Syria, one member of Montana's Congressional Delegation has now let his voice be heard, and he is not in favor of military action.

Congressman Steve Daines, after holding an open house discussion last night to hear what his constituents had to say, releasing this statement on his decision stating "I will not be voting in support of authorizing U.S. military involvement in Syria. Montanans have sent a strong message that U.S. military action in Syria is not the solution, and as Montana's Congressman, I am committed to ensuring Montanans' voices are heard.  I have spent the past few weeks meeting with and hearing from Montanans and learning more about the situation at hand through briefings from key military and administration leaders. There's a great amount of uncertainty about the best way to resolve the conflict in Syria, but today, one thing is apparent: the objective isn't clear and the outcome remains uncertain."

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