diplomacy http://wrvo.org en Maffei: non-military solution to Syrian crisis is preferable http://wrvo.org/post/maffei-non-military-solution-syrian-crisis-preferable <p>Syracuse-area Rep. Dan Maffei in one of many congressmen who has received a classified military briefing this week regarding the use of chemical weapons in Syria. President Barack Obama had asked Congress to vote to authorize a military strike against Syria, but then asked congressional leaders to put the vote on hold while diplomatic discussions about securing Syria's chemical weapons continue.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:14:07 +0000 WRVO News 44148 at http://wrvo.org Maffei: non-military solution to Syrian crisis is preferable Long lines and inspiration accompany Hillary Clinton at SU http://wrvo.org/post/long-lines-and-inspiration-accompany-hillary-clinton-su <p>Even before the doors opened for students to find a seat to see <a href="http://www.state.gov/secretary/"><strong>Secretary of State Hillary Clinton</strong></a> speak at <a href="http://www.syr.edu"><strong>Syracuse University </strong></a>Monday morning, a line began to form. Over the next couple of hours, it kept growing as a sturdy column of students, faculty, and community members stretched through campus in the cold rain.</p><p> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 13:50:05 +0000 Durrie Lawrence 18103 at http://wrvo.org Long lines and inspiration accompany Hillary Clinton at SU