There should be "no doubt" that the White House is willing to act, Obama said.
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Journalists and lawmakers were surprised by Obama's attire on Thursday.
Pundits expressed disbelief that a child was allowed to fire an Uzi.
"What he does is going to be the legacy of the president," he said.
Rebecca Shabad 08/28/14 11:04 AM EDT
McCain said other presidents had seen "reality" and changed their policies.
Paul said the U.S. was "lucky" Clinton was not able to arm Syrian rebels.
Republicans must net six seats to win back the majority in the Senate.
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The disease has caused more than 1,400 reported deaths.
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The South Carolina senator wants to know if President Obama agrees.