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On Thursday Senator Jay Rockefeller addressed to a crowd in Bluefield his ideas on Syria.

He touched on his thoughts concerning President Obama and Congress' decisions for military actions in Syria. This is what he had to say.

"Does it become part of a core national security threat to the United States? And the answer is yes. Actually 80% of all chemical weapons across the world has been destroyed," Rockefeller said.

The Senator told the crowd he will release an official statement on his thoughts on Syria on Monday.