Edition 72

Three Things You Should Know About the Senate’s Iran Letter

By Heather Hurlburt

March 12, 2015

What does Senator Tom Cotton’s dissenting letter—and its backstory—reveal?

Three Things You Should Know About the Senate’s Iran Letter

What does Senator Tom Cotton’s dissenting letter—and its backstory—reveal?


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