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CADDO PARISH, La. -

Caddo Commissioners have passed a resolution on the crisis in Syria. The body weighed in on the international issue. Their resolution urges Congress not to authorize a U.S. military strike on Syria. There was debate about whether commissioners were overstepping their bounds. Six commissioners voted for the resolution, four voted against it. Commissioner Matthew Linn authored the resolution.

"Now that that has passed, all that will happen is that we'll simply send a letter to our local delegation that represents us in Washington D.C. that Caddo Parish does not want to go into Syria, any way, shape or form," Linn said.

Linn says the letter could be written by the parish administration or the commission clerk.

 

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