When the news broke that a deal has been reached between six world powers and Iran to limit its nuclear activities in return for sanctions relief, Texas Senator John Cornyn reached a bizarre conclusion. On the other hand, Republicans seem to think anything Obama does is a distraction from whatever point they choose to bring up.
The number 2 Republican in the Senate suggested via a tweet on Saturday night that the Obama administration anchored a nuclear deal along with world powers to limit Iran’s nuclear capabilities only to distract from the problems of Obamacare.
Amazing what WH will do to distract attention from O-care
— JohnCornyn (@JohnCornyn) November 24, 2013
David Plouffe responded.
No, a real distraction would be war. Like Iraq. RT@JohnCornyn: Amazing what WH will do to distract attention from O-care”
— David Plouffe (@davidplouffe) November 24, 2013
The Republican solution:
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