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Congressman Ken Buck

Representing the 4th District of Colorado

Ken Buck Votes against President’s Iran Deal

September 11, 2015
Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Kyle Huwa, 202-225-4676

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House voted against President Obama’s Iran nuclear deal by a vote of 162-269. Congressman Buck voted against the resolution, and released the following statement:

“The President's deal with Iran is at best delusional and at worst despicable. It makes the entire world less safe. Whether you live in Julesburg or Jerusalem, a nuclear Iran poses a threat,” said Congressman Buck.

“From the beginning I urged my colleagues to follow the Constitution and treat this deal as a treaty. I voted against H.R. 1191, the Corker-Cardin bill,” Buck stated. “Yesterday the House demanded that President Obama submit the entire agreement to Congress so that we can make an informed decision. Today I voted against the deal itself. At least Americans who oppose this deal 2-to-1 will know who stands with them and who doesn't.”

He concluded: “I cannot believe that on the anniversary of the worst terrorist attack ever on American soil, we have a President and a party that agrees to give the leading state sponsor of terrorism billions of dollars to be the central bank of terror.”

 

Rep. Ken Buck (CO-04) is the Freshman Class President. He serves on the House Judiciary Committee and the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  He serves on the OGR Subcommittees on Government Operations and the Interior and is a member of the Judiciary Subcommittees on Immigration and Border Security and Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations.

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