Obama vows to remain ‘on offense’

January 16, 2015 3:37 PM

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President Obama used a closed-door meeting with Democratic senators Thursday to once again threaten to veto a bill ordering stiffer sanctions against Iran -- and, in legacy mode, repeatedly vowed to former colleagues he would remain "on offense" against the GOP Congress on a range of issues.

Meeting in Baltimore at a downtown Hilton Hotel across from Camden Yards, Obama defended his decision to use his executive powers to change the nation's immigration laws and reestablish diplomatic ties with Cuba, according to several people in attendance. He also said he would veto a bill to impose ...

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