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McCain Hits Obama On Iran, Joe Klein Tells Him "Be Quiet" (VIDEO)

The line pushed by McCain has become the de-facto Republican criticism of Obama since the crisis in Iran began.

Sen. John McCain continued to rap President Barack Obama for his measured reaction to the crisis in Iran, which McCain said was inadequate in its support for the protestors of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's contested re-election.

Appearing on C-Span's Washington Journal on Tuesday morning, the Arizona Republican said that when it came to Iran, Obama response "has not been enough."

Saying that he expected Obama to "come out more strongly" during his press conference on Tuesday, McCain urged the man who defeated him in the 2008 campaign to "follow the example of our founding fathers that declared that all of us are endowed with certain inalienable rights."

Sam Stein is a Political Reporter at the Huffington Post, based in Washington, D.C.
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