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Sen. Robert Menendez, D-New Jersey, listens to a question while speaking in Garwood, New Jersey, March 23, 2015. (AP/Mel Evans, File)

Democrat Sen. Bob Menendez decries State Dept. FARC delisting

A top Senate Democrat is taking aim at the U.S. State Department for its move to take far-left Colombian militant group FARC off the list of terrorist organizations. During a hearing Tuesday, Sen. Bob Menendez (R-N.J.) grilled U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, Brian Nichols on the matter.