Tagged: syria

Mark Pryor Targets Rival Tom Cotton Over Syria Stance

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/27/2013 08:09 am

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor criticized rival Rep. Tom Cotton for supporting military action in Syria, while a conservative group supporting Cotton launched radio ads criticizing the Arkansas senator as too closely allied with President Obama.

Syria Role Unclear in Arkansas Senate Race Between Pryor, Cotton (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/7/2013 03:48 pm

Obama's request for military action against Syria adds a foreign policy element to a Senate race that had been expected to hinge on domestic issues like health care and the federal budget.

Mark Pryor to Oppose Military Action Against Syria

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/7/2013 03:43 pm

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor on Saturday said he's opposed to taking military action against Syria, splitting with the White House and his Republican challenger as a vote on the president's request to intervene heads to a skeptical Congress.

Syria Debate Injects Foreign Policy Into Arkansas Senate Race

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/3/2013 07:21 am

Skepticism and concerns from war-weary voters in Republican-trending Arkansas say they're more worried about the debt and other concerns at home than Syria's conflict.