Sen. Coons says Obama's Russian 'reset' hasn't worked


The clip of Coons facing off with Senate Republican Policy Committee Chairman John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) ahead of the president's speech Tuesday at the United Nations was immediately highlighted by the Republican National Committee. 

Despite Russia dragging its feet in approving sanctions against Iran, Coons said, “I do think this president and the secretary of State and vice president have been effective and engaged in pushing back and in building a multilateral coalition, in engaging in areas of the world where we've been able to lead.”

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— This post was updated at 3:24 p.m. to clarify the senator's remarks.