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Effort to block funds for Iran war fails.

By ThinkProgress on May 16, 2007 at 9:12 pm

"Effort to block funds for Iran war fails."

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Yesterday we noted a measure sponsored by Rep. Robert Andrews (D-NJ) that would have blocked funds authorized for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan from being used for a military strike on Iran. That amendment was just defeated, 216-202. Twenty-nine Democrats opposed the measure, 6 Republicans supported it.

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