Of course there’s no urgency now. Now he has “given” the decision to Congress or essentially he is transferring the blame to Congress for whatever happens.
No matter what the fallout with Syria and in the region, he will blame Congress whether they agree to back his proposals or not. If things go great (right), he will take full credit.
The rest of the world, however, isn’t buying what he’s selling.
France is buying it and Obama is buying it. Both, for whatever reason, see a need to assist the rise of al Qaeda in the middle east.
I suspect France, now a large percentage Moslem, is cowering. Charles Martel would be so proud of them.