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Rubio on wrong side of Iran deal

Rubio on wrong side of Iran deal

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio knows it's not going to happen. He knows Iran is not going to recognize Israel as part of the agreement it's negotiating to forego nuclear weapons in return for sanctions relief. But because he's running for president, trying to sound strong for Jewish voters and standing against anything advanced by President Obama, our freshman senator did his best to fight for amendments that in the end, could have hurt Israel. Fortunately, Rubio's Senate colleagues rejected his many "poison pill" amendments Thursday and passed a bill that would give Congress a simple up-or-down vote on the emerging nuclear deal with Iran, which includes lifting...

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