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What 2 senators took away from Iran intelligence briefing

Clip: 05/21/2019 | 11m 30s Video has closed captioning.

Heightened tensions with Iran prompted a congressional intelligence briefing on Tuesday. As Nick Schifrin reports, senators attending the session came away with differing impressions of the situation, with Sen. Bob Menendez expressing concern about the Trump administration's "maximum pressure" campaign, while Sen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, expressed "real confidence" in the U.S. strategy.

Aired: 05/21/19

Rating: NR

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