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    Senate Dems Clear Path for Iran Agreement

    It’s a done deal. The hard-won accord between Western nations and Iran over the latter’s nuclear program could have come to a veto showdown if Senate Republicans had been able to pass a resolution blocking the agreement, but Democrats banded together to vote down their opponents. After hours of debating, even many skeptical Democrats sided with President Obama — but some worry that considering the stark partisan division on the Iran deal, it could loom as an issue in future battles over the budget, and in next year’s presidential election.

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