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Schumer: We Have 51 Votes to Restrain Trump on Iran

One year ago   |   By Newser

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday he thinks Democrats have the votes they need to pass a bipartisan resolution asserting that President Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran. Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine, who is sponsoring the measure along with two Republican...
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Senate Democrats say measure to rein in Trump on Iran will pass

Senate Democrats say measure to rein in Trump on Iran will pass

One year ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Senate War Powers resolution would require Trump to seek congressional authorisation for military action against Iran.
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Democrats say measure to rein in Trump on Iran will pass Senate

One year ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. Senate Democrats said on Tuesday they had enough votes in the Republican-controlled Senate to pass a resolution curbing President Donald Trump's ability to wage war on Iran without congressional approval, which would be a rebuke of the president after he ordered a strike that killed an Iranian commander in Iraq.
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Dem senator says he has 51 votes to restrain Trump on Iran

One year ago   |   By Star Tribune

A Democratic senator says he has at least 51 votes to support a bipartisan resolution asserting that President Donald Trump must seek approval from Congress before engaging in further military action against Iran.
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Senators worried over Trump's power to start a war with Iran are mounting a bipartisan challenge

Senators worried over Trump's power to start a war with Iran are mounting a bipartisan challenge

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

Senate Democrats on Tuesday said they have enough votes to pass a resolution to limit President Donald Trump's ability to take military action on Iran without congressional approval.
Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine, who introduced the resolution, said four GOP senators have declared their support for the measure.
Republican Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky, Mike Lee of Utah, Susan Collins of Maine, and Todd Young of Indiana will vote in favor of the measure in the GOP-controlled Senate, Kaine said.
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