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"First they were worried the press was too tough on them in the debates, now they're worried about 3-year-old orphans. That doesn’t sound very tough to me."
That was President Obama in his sharpest rhetoric yet going after Republicans amid what has become a heated debate over allowing Syrian refugees into the United States.
The remarks came during a trip abroad as he held a...