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Axelrod: Whatever Obama does on Syria, there will be critics

Former White House senior adviser David Axelrod said Thursday that President Obama faced an unenviable challenge on how to proceed in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria.

Already, lawmakers from both sides of the aisle have criticized the president for his handling of the Assad regime — with opinion on how the United States should respond running the gamut from non-intervention to regime change.