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The State Dept. says the restrictions are in response to a crackdown on dissent by the Caracas government.
Maybe Reid should stop blocking Iran sanctions and start truly supporting Israel.
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Al Kamen and Colby Itkowitz
Lawmakers are united in their displeasure over the U.S. pace in slamming Russia.
Senators could use voice votes to help move things along, and the White House is pushing for action.
Colby Itkowitz and Al Kamen
Press Secretary Josh Earnest kicked off his second daily media briefing with a lecture on ambassadorial nominee delays.
Senate Republicans, furious over Democrats cutting back on filibusters, nonetheless approved a key ambassadorial nominee