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US military can bring Iranian "butchers" to their knees

Sasse, a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement regarding Iran. "The Trump Administration is right to be making it very clear to Iran that these provocations don't lead anywhere good. General Soleimani is an evil bastard, but he's not an idiot. He knows the U.S. military is able to bring his IRGC butchers to their knees if Americans are targeted. He should rethink his recent provocative moves."
Source: Senate press release on 2020 Nebraska Senate campaign , May 9, 2019

Americans should be realistic about the dangers we face

Asked about drones, domestic surveillance and the rights of privacy, Domina said the Fourth Amendment protects Americans against unreasonable search and seizure, and "drones are no exception." He said he opposes the use of drones to kill Americans in foreign countries.

Sasse said Americans need "stone-colored realism about the dangers we face" and its government must have the technology to keep up with bad guys, but agreed with Domina on the need to guard against unreasonable search and seizure.

Source: WatchDog.org on 2014 Nebraska Senate debate , Jun 2, 2014

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