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House passes measure seeking to limit Trump's military actions against Iran

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEJan. 9, 2020, 5:25 PM UTC / Updated Jan. 9, 2020, 11:19 PM UTCBy Rebecca ShabadWASHINGTON — The House adopted a war powers resolution Thursday with the aim of limiting President Donald Trump's military actions against Iran.The adoption of the measure on a largely party-line vote of 224-194 came amid heightened tension between the two countries after the United States killed Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani and Iran retaliated with a ballistic missile attack against Iraqi air bases housing U.S. forces.Republicans Thomas Massie of Kentucky and Matt Gaetz and Francis Rooney, both of Florida, voted for t ...