Iraq Debate

NPR's David Welna reports President Bush urged Congress to join in his push for action from the United Nations, as the House of Representatives began debate today on a resolution that would authorize action against Iraq. President Bush sent Secretary of State Colin Powell to Capitol Hill to press for a yes vote, and from a campaign stop in Knoxville, Tenn., the president himself urged both the House and Senate to grant him a free hand. NPR's David Welna reports from the Capitol. (4:00)
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