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Published September 06, 2013, 12:00 AM

Heidi Heitkamp

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., center, arrives to join lawmakers and national security officials, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, for a closed-door briefing on the situation in Syria. President Barack Obama has requested congressional authorization of military intervention in Syria in response to last month's alleged sarin gas attack in the Syrian civil war. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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