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'Far Worse Than I Ever Dreamed': Candidates React To Iran Deal

President Obama said the deal offers a "new direction." But the deal would be inherited by the next president, and the candidates, including Sen. Lindsey Graham, had something to say about it.
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The Anti-Defamation League's Abe Foxman On The Fight Against Anti-Semitism, Hate Speech

Abe Foxman, one of the most influential voices in the American Jewish community, is stepping down this month as national director of the Anti-Defamation League. He talks about his life and lessons learned from 50 years of fighting anti-Semitism and hate speech.

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In Congress, A Mixed Reaction To Iran Nuclear Deal

World leaders struck a landmark deal Tuesday to curb Iran's nuclear program, and President Obama delivered a statement from the White House.
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The U.S. And Five Other World Powers Reach A Nuclear Agreement With Iran

The U.S. and five other world powers reached an agreement with Iran to lift international oil and financial sanctions in exchange for limits on Iran’s nuclear production capability. A look at what's in the pact and how Congress will respond.

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The 2016 Presidential Race: A Conversation With Democratic Candidate And Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb

Former Sen. Jim Webb (D-Virginia) talks with us about the future of the Democratic Party and his bid to be the 2016 Democratic nominee.

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Wining And Dining Of Virginia Lawmakers Down, Report Says

Just months after former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was found guilty in a corruption trial, gifts to state lawmakers are down, according to a new report.

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Federal Trial Challenging Virginia House Of Delegates Districts Concludes

The shape of Virginia politics could be changed depending on how a three-judge panel rules in a court challenge to the commonwealth's House of Delegates district boundaries.

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The Latest On Iran Deal: Obama Says Deal Provides New Way Forward

In a speech from the White House, President Obama said that quite simply this deal keeps Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon.
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Republicans Likely Will Oppose Iran Deal, But Find It Hard To Derail

If Congress passes a measure of disapproval regarding the lifting of Iran sanctions, President Obama likely would veto it — meaning a two-thirds majority would have to opposed Tuesday's agreement.
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Obama Shortens Prison Terms For 46 Drug Offenders, Vows More Commutations

All of those whose sentences were commuted would have gotten lighter prison terms under new sentencing guidelines. The White House says the they aren't hardened criminals and deserve a second chance.

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