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By , Republican lawmakers criticized the Obama administration Wednesday after a report that U.S. eavesdropping on Israeli officials during the Iran nuclear negotiations had picked up communications with members of Congress and Jewish American organizations. Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, announced that the committee would look into the findings of a Wall Street Journal report, and whether all laws and rules were followed. Several candidates for the GOP presidential nomination also expressed alarm about the report, although it was not immediately clear whether any of them had participated in the intercepted phone calls with Israeli officials. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) said at a campaign event in his home state that he wasn’t surprised because “this administration views Congress, Republicans and even Democratic members of Congress as their enemy,” CBS News reported. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) told Fox News, “I actually think it might be worse than what some people might think, but this is an issue that we’ll keep a close eye on.” A member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Rubio declined to be more specific, citing secrecy concerns. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), also appearing on Fox News, said he was “appalled” to learn that members of Congress had been caught up in the net cast by the National Security Agency, and he called for more “targeted surveillance” and control of the NSA. The report that the United States continued wiretapping its chief ally in the Middle East, even after…