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Robert Hurt: The Iran deal, one year later

July 14 marked one year since the announcement of the Iran Nuclear Deal by the Obama Administration, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.


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Forbes: Deleting Iran deal footage another part of administration’s propaganda campaign

Randy Forbes released a statement on news regarding deleted footage from a 2013 press briefing on the Iran nuclear deal.


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Tim Kaine welcomes Iran deal, release of prisoners

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine released the following statement on Implementation Day of the Iran nuclear deal and Iran’s release of four American prisoners.


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Robert Hurt votes against Iran nuclear agreement

Congressman Robert Hurt (R-Virginia) released the following statement after voting against the nuclear agreement the Obama Administration and the nations of China, France, Germany, Russia, and the United Kingdom reached with Iran.


Jim Gilmore sighting: Former Virginia governor blasts Iran deal

You probably blinked at least once during the Republican fire-and-brimstone anti-Iran deal rally this week. Meaning you are likely to have missed that former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore, officially, technically, a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, addressing the cameras and scattered live observers.


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Tim Kaine on Senate Iran deal cloture vote

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations & Armed Services Committees and co-author of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act, released the following statement on today’s cloture vote on a resolution of disapproval of the Iran nuclear deal.


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Tim Kaine pushes back on Iran deal

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine reiterated his support Wednesday for the Iran nuclear deal while pushing back on Republican claims that the standard 60-vote threshold is unnecessary on a resolution of disapproval against the deal.


The weak tough sell of the Iran deal

Airing on PBS on September 12 will be an interview I watched taped at the Miller Center at the University of Virginia on August 28 with Wendy Sherman, the U.S. Under Secretary of State who played the key role in negotiating the Iran agreement.


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Jim Webb talks foreign policy: Iran, North Korea

Former Virginia U.S. Sen. Jim Webb joined the chorus of political leaders criticizing the Obama administration agreement with Iran.


David Swanson: Obama talks peace, but throws in a bit of Cheney

President Obama’s peace speech on Wednesday at American University quoted former President Kennedy: “President Kennedy warned Americans not to see conflict as inevitable. It is time to apply such wisdom.”


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