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Obama had enough GOP Votes for Russia Nuclear Pact

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President Barack Obama locked up enough Republican votes Tuesday to ratify a new arms control treaty with Russia that would cap nuclear warheads for both former Cold War foes and restart on-site weapons inspections. Eleven Senate Republicans joined Democrats in a 67-28 proxy vote to wind up the debate and hold a final tally on…