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Harry Reid Blocks Iran Sanctions Vote
Weekly Standard, by Daniel Halper

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Posted By:MDMuskrat, 1/13/2014 11:21:43 AM

The Iran nuclear deal is in place. And Senate majority leader Harry Reid is preventing the Senate from voting on Iran sanctions to be implemented in case the Iran deal fails. Reid is holding up the vote at the urging of President Obama. The Emergency Committee for Israel is calling on Reid to allow a vote on the sanctions bill that´s supported by many Democrats and Republicans, and well over half of the Senate. "Who says President Obama isn´t tough?" ECI asks in its statement.

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One man can do this to our Republic -- DISGUSTING!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 1/13/2014 11:25:47 AM     (No. 9690219)

And guess who will get the blame when this goes south??

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Pros7767, 1/13/2014 11:30:59 AM     (No. 9690225)

Just one more reason why it is IMPERATIVE that the republicans take the Senate in 2014.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JimS, 1/13/2014 11:53:41 AM     (No. 9690256)

Boehner should now take an approved Senate Bill, like the extension of unemployment benefits, strip out everything including the title, re-name it as Iran Sanctions Bill, and put it before the House to approve.

That is what Reid and Pelosi did with Obamacare. They took a completely unrelated, but approved, House Bill for mortgage assistance to veterans, and hijacked it to become the "Affordable Care Act."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tobias, 1/13/2014 12:16:04 PM     (No. 9690286)

I just called my 2 very liberal senators and said, I am done with the democratic party. I am done. I am aware what Reid and Obama is doing to our country and I will do everything in my power to see that all dems are voted out of office so we will no longer have to deal with Reid. The person that answered the phone had the nerve to argue with me and said that most people do not want sanctions.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JAN, 1/13/2014 12:26:05 PM     (No. 9690299)

This was the plan from the start.

The dems KNEW Reid was never going to allow this to come to a vote.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: nimby, 1/13/2014 12:31:23 PM     (No. 9690305)

Another one with an expiration date that people of Nevada keep reelecting!!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: nimby, 1/13/2014 12:34:32 PM     (No. 9690310)

#4 Next time people on the phone argue with you, tell them your money and vote will go to elect the person running against him. be it primary of the national elections.

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