Two administrations now, the Bush White and the Obama White house, have maintained that "all options are on the table'' when it comes to preventing Iran from gaining a nuclear weapon.

And, while the American public supports President Obama's preferred option of direct talks with iran, a solid majority say that it is more important to prevent Iran from developing a nuclear weapon -- even if that means taking military action. Sixty-one percent say so in a new survey conducted by the Pew Research Center...

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