On Thursday, Senate Democrats blocked cloture on debate over the resolution to disapprove the non-deal Iran “deal,” or JCPOA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action).
The Senate is effectively hamstrung. As of now, no Senate vote is foreseeable on the disapproval resolution. The mainstream media are visibly crowing over this as a big win for Obama.
Republican leader Mitch McConnell has vowed to push for a vote again next week. But there’s no reason at this point to think the outcome will be any different. Obama has the votes to prevent cloture in the Senate; he needs 41 and has 42. The vote on the disapproval resolution itself doesn’t look like it will be happening. Continue reading “Legal bombshell? Obamacare case may enable Congress to sue Obama over Iran ‘deal’”