If Republicans gain the Senate majority in November, President Barack Obama will face pressure from Congress to send ground troops into Iraq and Syria.
"Frankly, I know of no military expert who believes we are going to defeat ISIS with this present strategy," Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said at a Pacific Council on International Policy conference on last Saturday.
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NumbersUSA – a group that advocates to "reduce the number of immigrants in the U.S." (Koch money) – is pushing the anti-reform movement. The group announced a seven-figure ad buy that will run on local news stations in the weeks leading up to Election Day in Kentucky, North Carolina, Arkansas, Alaska, Georgia, Massachusetts, Iowa, Michigan, New Hampshire and Kansas.
NumbersUSA will, like the entire GOP, also stoke fear about border insecurity and Ebola.