Senators delay committee vote on bill with Iran

March 20, 2015 1:15 PM

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Senators delay committee vote on bill with Iran

Senate Democrats and Republicans have agreed to delay the Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s vote on legislation that would force President Barack Obama to submit any nuclear agreement with Iran for Congress’ approval. Their decision will give international negotiators time to meet an upcoming late-March deadline to settle on a plan.

Despite Republicans warning the leaders of Iran that a future administration could reverse any potential deal reached between the United States and the Middle Eastern nation, Obama seems optimistic about exploring a different relationship with the country.

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