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Tuesday, Sep 3
Boehner supports military intervention in Syria
- U.S. military intervention in Syria gets a boost as House Speaker Boehner says he will support the President's request for action and urges his colleagues to do so as well.
- Already shedding gains as rates moved higher, the Dow's (DIA +0.2%) up just 20 points at the moment, though the S&P (SPY +0.5%) is faring better (MSFT - a Dow component - is off 6%).