The Obama administration has struggled for more than two years over what to do in Syria.

Now it’s Congress’s turn.

The White House’s Ben Rhodes made it clear Thursday that the president will be “consulting” with lawmakers over the coming weeks to determine what kind of “military support” to provide to the opposition after concluding that Bashar Assad’s forces have used chemical weapons. If he follows through, Obama will find that while lawmakers may still be collectively smarting from his decision to sidestep them in Libya two years ago, they’re all over the map when it comes to Syria.

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