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Senate Foreign Relations Committee ranking member Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) talks to reporters before heading into a members-only classified briefing about Syria at the U.S. Capitol September 3, 2013 in Washington, DC.
Following a meeting with President Obama and other key congressional leaders on Syria, Speaker John Boehner says, "I'm going to support the president's call for action."
The United Nations has said that two million Syrians are refugees. The information comes while the White House is deciding what, if any, military action they will take against Syria's use of chemical weapons. NBC's Peter Alexander reports.
In this image released by The White House, US President Barack Obama (C) meets in the Situation Room with his national security advisors to discuss strategy in Syria on August 31, 2013.