Senate Foreign Relations Committee member Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., questions Secretary of State John Kerry on Capitol Hill last month. In an interview with NPR, Rubio reiterated his opposition to President Obama’s dealings with Iran and Cuba. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP
By Steve Inskeep
In 2012, Republicans unanimously made a vow. If their party captured the White House, they would repeal President Obama’s signature achievement, the Affordable Care Act.
In 2016, they’ve added something else: the reversal of Obama’s signature foreign policy achievements, his outreach to hostile nations.
In his second term, Obama has been working to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba for the first time in more than half a century. His administration has also been negotiating a deal to limit Iran’s nuclear program.
A number of GOP presidential contenders have vowed a U-turn on both policies, no matter what may…
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