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Congressional review of Iran nuclear deal is threatened by GOP amendments
Congressional review of Iran nuclear deal is threatened by GOP amendments

A bipartisan bill for Congress to review any nuclear agreement with Iran faced new danger Thursday as Republican senators sought to force votes on controversial amendments that leaders had hoped to avoid. Senate Republican and Democratic leaders have worked all week to shield the bill from politically sensitive changes that are likely to drive away some Democratic supporters and sink its chances for passage. Presidential campaign politics have complicated the process. One such amendment, from Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), a presidential candidate, would require Iran to recognize Israel's right to exist, something all senators would like to see, but that Iran is unlikely to do. The...

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