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GOP hawks reflexively prefer war with Iran over Obama plan

GOP hawks reflexively prefer war with Iran over Obama plan

Many of the jingoistic yahoos who have managed to get themselves elected to Congress in recent years would struggle to find Iran on a map, but they have no trouble declaring their willingness to start a war there. They are not waiting for the Obama administration to actually reach an agreement that would curb Iranian nuclear weapons development before they condemn the accord and call for a military attack. Let’s face it, most of the Republican opposition to making a deal with Tehran is reflexive. If Barack Obama is for it, they are against it. Secretary of State John F. Kerry could bring home a treaty in which the Iranians promise to bake apple pies, play baseball and convert to...

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