(CNN) -- President Obama asked Senate Democrats on Tuesday to delay voting on authorizing military action in Syria while the diplomatic process works itself out, according to senators in the meeting. The president "asked for some time to work things out -- a matter of days into next week," Sen. Dick Durbin said. Obama will give a national address on the Syria situation at 9 p.m. ET Tuesday.
URGENT - Obama-Senate-DelayPublished 8:44 AM HST Sep 10, 2013