News You Should Know: September 20, 2013

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Iran Said to Seek a Nuclear Accord to End Sanctions
Is there hope for a substantive diplomatic relations between the US and Iran? (New York Times)

House Nears Vote To Fund Government, Defund Obamacare
With a government shutdown looming, House Republicans continue to
produce legislation that has no future… (NPR)

McCain: To Think We Can Repeal Obamacare ‘Is Not Rational
…and Senator McCain seems to be the only Republican who knows it. (Talking Points Memo) 

House Votes To Cut Food Stamps By $40 Billion
House Republicans pass a bill to cut food stamps or “SNAP” by $40
billion over the next 10 years. (Huffington Post)