Video: Obama to Seek Authorization from Congress for Taking Military Action Against Syria

Obama said Saturday afternoon that the U.S. should take military action against Syrian targets but that he would seek authorization for use of force from Congress

'I will seek authorization for the use of force from the American people's representatives in congress. I've spoke to all 4 congressional leaders and they've agreed to schedule a debate and then a vote as soon as congress comes back in session'

Congress comes back on September 9th BTW

Obama says he's 'comfortable going forward without U.N. approval'