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Republican Jewish Coalition says it sees fundraising boom

April 23, 2015
Matea Gold | The Washington Post
Tension between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has fueled a fundraising bonanza for a conservative advocacy group that serves as an influential hub of wealthy Jewish donors on the right.

Three Candidates Jump Into 2016 Race, Selling the Iran Nuclear Deal & SC Police Shooting

April 10, 2015
Rand Paul Announces Campaign with Hillary Clinton and Marco Rubio to follow soon. Plus, issues of race and justice in America.
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Iran’s Supreme Leader Says Sanctions Must Lift When Nuclear Deal Is Signed

April 10, 2015
David Sanger, Thomas Erdbrink | The New York Times
Iran’s supreme leader on Thursday challenged two of the United States’ bedrock principles in the nuclear negotiations, declaring that all economic sanctions would have to be lifted on the day any final agreement was signed and that military sites would be strictly off limits to foreign inspectors.
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Ernest Moniz: Iran deal closes enrichment loophole

April 8, 2015
Michael Crowley | POLITICO
In an interview with POLITICO, the U.S. energy secretary describes previously unpublished provisions that make it harder for Iran to reconstitute its weapons program.
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President Obama Calls Preliminary Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Our Best Bet’

April 6, 2015
Peter Baker | The New York Times
President Obama strongly defended last week’s preliminary agreement with Iran as a “once in a lifetime opportunity” to curb the spread of nuclear weapons in a dangerous region while reassuring critics that he would keep all options available if Tehran ultimately cheated.
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Nuclear deal unlikely to make Iran a docile U.S. partner

April 6, 2015
Doyle McManus | Los Angeles Times
When the United States and Iran began inching toward an agreement to limit Tehran's nuclear technology, optimists suggested that a deal could open the way for a broader rapprochement between the two countries. That no longer seems like even a remote possibility.
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On the Ground for Iran Talks, Upcoming 2016 Presidential Announcements, The Schumer-Durbin Derby & The Other "Pete Williams"

April 3, 2015
A nuclear deal is reached with Iran, a few 2016 presidential announcements to come in April, Chuck Schumer & Dick Durbin work to succeed Harry Reid and the other "Pete Williams."

Agreement in Iran Nuclear Talks, NJ Senator Charged with Corruption, Religious Freedom vs. Gay Rights & Secret Money in 2016

April 3, 2015
Tentative framework for Iran nuclear program, corruption in the Senate, religious freedom laws spark outrage & Jeb Bush's non-profit supporters
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Iran Nuclear Agreement… Now What?

April 3, 2015
Indira Lakshmanan | Bloomberg News
Iran and world powers agreed on the main outlines of an accord today, inching closer to ending a decade-old nuclear standoff. Bloomberg’s Indira Lakshmanan reports on “Taking Stock.”
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