Obama’s Party Finding Its Spine?

On the subject of Iran, Obama has been stringing along the American people and our allies ever since his video valentine to the mullahs. He preached “engagement” and avoided rattling the regime after the June 12 election. He concealed the existence of the Qom enrichment facility from the UN, the American people, and our allies for as long as he could. And now he’s delighted by all the constructive chatting. No deadlines mind you. And we’re not sure if there has been a deal on sending enriched uranium to Russia — or, if there is, how we’d know how much uranium would remain. But Obama has done his part, everything humanly possible, to turn down the heat on the Iranian regime. If you wanted to delay doing anything about Iran’s nuclear ambitions, you’d be hard pressed to come up with a “better” approach than what we’ve seen these past nine months. (No, the Bush administration wasn’t any better, although its rhetoric was not as infuriatingly naive or obsequious.)

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Obama’s Party Finding Its Spine?

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