Mitch McConnell's Political Ploy Blocks Attempt to Stop War

Senate Republicans narrowly defeated an amendment Friday that
would have limited President Donald Trump’s ability to attack Iran
without congressional approval. The 50-40 vote gave the measure a
majority of votes cast, but due to parliamentary maneuvering by Senate
leadership, it needed 60 votes to pass.

Publisher: The Intercept | Author: Alex Emmons

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governance, iran, mitch mcconnell, republicans, and trump agenda
DATE PUBLISHED
2019-06-29 (Modified: 2019-06-29)

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