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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Lawmakers differ on what the U.S. should do in Syria

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Although the the U.N. Security Council failed to reach an agreement on a resolution that would authorize the use of military force against Syria one Minnesota Senator believes it should happen, after Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime used chemical weapons in an attack on a rebel-held area near Damascus. The chemical attack killed at least 300 people, and Minnesota U.S. Senator Al Franken says the international community should step in.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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