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Barbara Mikulski

Mikulski is right on Iran

President Barack Obama won a major victory this week when Maryland's Barbara Mikulski became the 34th U.S. senator to announce her support for the nuclear accord with Iran. Senator Mikulski's pledge to back the president's veto of an expected Republican-sponsored resolution that would kill the agreement means that whatever happens next, the landmark accord negotiated by the administration and its diplomatic partners over the last two years is virtually a done deal. In supporting the president on this most contentious of foreign policy and national security issues, the principled stand taken by Maryland's senior senator represented statesmanship of the highest order. ...