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START wasn't rushed

"Having accommodated their interests, they now come back and turn around and say: 'Oh, you guys are terrible. You're bringing this treaty up at the last minute.' I mean, is there no shame, ever, with respect to the arguments that are made sometimes on the floor of the United States Senate?" — Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., on how the new arms-control treaty, which survived a GOP filibuster Tuesday, was delayed 13 times at the request of Republicans