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Wall Street Journal Senate Passes Bill Giving Congress Right to Weigh In on Iran Nuclear DealWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—The Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill Thursday establishing Congress's right to weigh in on international negotiations to curb Iran's nuclear program. The 98-1 vote capped weeks of bipartisan efforts to strike a delicate deal on the …Senate overwhelmingly approves…

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to pass a bill giving Congress the right to review, and potentially reject, an international agreement with Iran aimed at keeping it from developing nuclear weapons. The 98-1 vote sent the measure to the House of Representatives, which could consider it as…

TheBlaze.com Senate OKs bill giving Congress review of Iran nuclear dealFox NewsThe Senate muscled its way into President Obama's talks to curb Iran's nuclear program, overwhelmingly backing legislation Thursday that would let Congress review and possibly reject any final deal with Tehran. The vote was 98-1 for the bipartisan bill …Senate Votes 98-1 to Give…

New York Times Acrimony in Albany as Senate Republicans Stop Effort to Oust SkelosNew York TimesALBANY — Democrats walked out of the New York State Senate in protest on Wednesday after Republicans blocked their effort to oust the majority leader, Dean G. Skelos, following his arrest on federal corruption charges. It was a tempestuous scene:…

By Letitia Stein TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis said on Wednesday he will seek the Senate seat held by Marco Rubio, who is forgoing a re-election bid to run for the Republican presidential nomination. DeSantis, a conservative from North Florida who is in his second term in the House of Representatives,…

New York Times New York Senate Democrats, Blocked From Ousting Skelos, Exit Chamber in …New York TimesALBANY — Democrats walked out of the New York State Senate in protest on Wednesday after Republicans blocked their effort to oust the majority leader, Dean G. Skelos, following his arrest on federal corruption charges. It was a tempestuous…

New York Times New York Senate Democrats, Blocked From Ousting Skelos, Exit Chamber in …New York TimesALBANY — Democrats walked out of the New York State Senate in protest on Wednesday after Republicans blocked their effort to oust the majority leader, Dean G. Skelos, following his arrest on federal corruption charges. It was a tempestuous…