"Anger over the Saudi-led campaign and the United States role in the war is growing in Congress. On Wednesday, it prompted a group of lawmakers to circulate a letter that asks President Obama to withdraw his request for Congressional approval for a $1.15 billion sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia, until Congress can have a broader debate about American military support for the Saudis."
- Support for Saudi Arabia Gives U.S. Direct Role in Yemen Conflicthttp://www.nytimes.com/2016/08
US arms sale to Saudi Arabia under fire from lawmakers