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Candidate Positions on Iran

Read the full responses from candidates below. “Answer option” is the choice given in the quiz, and “Candidate’s position” shows the candidate’s response to MPR News.

Question: Do you believe there should be a military option for the U.S., to prevent Iran from developing or possessing nuclear weapons?
Michael CumminsMichael Cummins ANSWER OPTION: It has to be on the table, not excited about going in.

Jim OberstarJim Oberstar ANSWER OPTION: While the United Services should preserve a military option to ensure that Iran does not develop nuclear weapon capability, it is imperative for our nation to exercise greater diplomatic efforts directly with Iran and in concert with our European and Middle Eastern allies.