Representative Daniel Webster (FL-10) issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s decision to ask the Congress for its approval to use military force against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad:

"I am pleased that the President has agreed to fulfill his responsibility to consult with Congress before intervening militarily in Syria. While I will seriously consider the information delivered in upcoming classified briefings, at this point I am strongly opposed to military intervention in Syria," said Webster.

Representative Webster also invited Central Floridians to share their views as Congress debates this important issue. Click here, for Representative Webster's constituent survey.