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In a May 2013 speech to a military audience at the National Defense University, President Obama portrayed President Bush's Authorization for Use of Military Force resolution in 2001 as dated and as a potential blank check to get the U.S. into wars. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama addresses the nation from the Cross Hall in the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. Opening a new military front in the Middle East, Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes inside Syria for the first time, along with expanded strikes in Iraq as part of a broad mission to root out the violent Islamic State militants whose reign of terror has spread across both countries. (AP Photo/Saul Loeb, Pool)

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Tactical Firearms in Katy, Texas, is defending its latest statement that asks what it will take for President Obama to enact change. (KHOU)

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EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - This image made from video posted on the Internet by Islamic State militants and provided by the SITE Intelligence Group, a U.S. terrorism watchdog, on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, purports to show British aid worker David Haines before he was beheaded. The video emerged hours after the family of Haines issued a public plea on Saturday urging his captors to contact them. The 44-year-old Haines was abducted in Syria in 2013 while working for an international aid agency. (AP Photo)

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This image made from video posted on the Internet by Islamic State militants and provided by the SITE Intelligence Group, a U.S. terrorism watchdog, on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, purports to show British aid worker David Haines before he was beheaded. (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama listens to Vincent Vaise, National Parks Service Ranger and Chief of Interpretation at Fort McHenry, left, talk about the original manuscript of the 'Star Spangled Banner' during his tour of Fort McHenry Visitor and Education Center in Baltimore, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014. Also joining the tour with Obama are Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., left, and Burt Kummerow, right, CEO of Maryland Historical Society. Obama traveled to the historic site that is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore and will also attend a private Democratic fundraiser before returning to Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Gen. Ray Odierno, Commanding General, Multi-National Forces-Iraq, and U.S. Army Lt. Col. Joseph McGee, Commander of 2-327 Infantry Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, walk through the streets of Samarra to visit the locals, on Oct. 29, 2008. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kani Ronningen/Released)

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110214-A-WO967-004 U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Bush with Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment directs U.S. soldiers out of the landing zone as a UH-60 Black Hawk lands prior to Iraqi army live fire exercise on Tealeaf Island near Basra, Iraq, on Feb. 14, 2011. Iraqi forces conducted live fire exercises while U.S. soldiers assigned to 36th Infantry Division and 3rd Advise and Assist Brigade, 4th Infantry Division were on hand to provide assistance. DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Michael L. Casteel, U.S. Army. (Released)

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National Edition News cover for September 11, 2014 - Obama will need ground troops in Iraq: U.S. service members stand guard during a ceremony on the thirteenth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in front of the World Trade Center Memorial at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)

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Fighters from the Islamic State group parade in an Iraqi security forces armored vehicle. Experts say defeating the group is more akin to what was required to beat al Qaeda in Iraq, which was founded in 2004 by Jordanian Abu Musab al-Zarqawi and subsequently led by the group's current chief, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, an Iraqi cleric. (Associated Press)

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Oman's Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah (left) and Secretary of State John F. Kerry at met with Mideast allies and asked what support they can to give to the U.S. plan to combat the Islamic State group. (Associated Press)

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Mike Bernardo with the D.C. Fire Department walks the grounds of National Pentagon 9/11 Memorial by himself on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Arlington, Va., Thursday, September 11, 2014. Bernardo decided to become a firefighter because of the 9/11 attacks and has been coming to the memorial on the anniversary of 9/11 for two years as a way to reenergize himself. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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The National Pentagon 9/11 Memorial on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Arlington, Va., Thursday, September 11, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Mike Bernardo with the D.C. Fire Department walks the grounds of National Pentagon 9/11 Memorial by himself on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Arlington, Va., Thursday, September 11, 2014. Bernardo decided to become a firefighter because of the 9/11 attacks and has been coming to the memorial on the anniversary of 9/11 for two years as a way to reenergize himself. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Mike Bernardo with the D.C. Fire Department walks the grounds of National Pentagon 9/11 Memorial by himself on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Arlington, Va., Thursday, September 11, 2014. Bernardo decided to become a firefighter because of the 9/11 attacks and has been coming to the memorial on the anniversary of 9/11 for two years as a way to reenergize himself. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Mike Bernardo with the D.C. Fire Department walks the grounds of National Pentagon 9/11 Memorial by himself on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Arlington, Va., Thursday, September 11, 2014. Bernardo decided to become a firefighter because of the 9/11 attacks and has been coming to the memorial on the anniversary of 9/11 for two years as a way to reenergize himself. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Mike Bernardo with the D.C. Fire Department walks the grounds of National Pentagon 9/11 Memorial by himself on the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Arlington, Va., Thursday, September 11, 2014. Bernardo decided to become a firefighter because of the 9/11 attacks and has been coming to the memorial on the anniversary of 9/11 for two years as a way to reenergize himself. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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FILE - In this July 22, 2012 file photo, Gen. John Allen gestures during an interview with the Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan. US officials say that Allen will serve as coordinator for the broad international effort to battle the Islamic State group, as nations begin to determine what part each will play. Several US officials say Allen will coordinate the contributions that various nations make, as nearly 40 countries around the world agree to join the fight. Allen comes to the job with vast experience coordinating international allies on the warfront. He served as deputy commander in Iraq’s Anbar province in 2006-2008, working with Arab partners on organizing the Sunni uprising against al-Qaida. (AP Photo/Musadeq Sadeq, File)

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Bretagne, a 15-year-old golden retriever that is believed to be the last surviving search dog from Ground Zero after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, has returned to New York City as a nominee for a hero dog award. (Today.com)

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Thousands of bikers assembled in Fort Washington for a ride into the District in remembrance of the Sept. 11 terror attacks (Photo courtesy of Prince George's County Police Department)