iran sanctions bill

Kerry's comment altered the conversation, making it about whether Republicans want to torpedo nuclear talks with Iran. The
AIPAC's annual conference that begins Sunday night promises to be less interesting than any in recent memory. That is because the main event took place months ago.
Both Reid and the White House have argued that voting on additional sanctions sends a message to Iran that the U.S. is not
On Wednesday, he pointed out another reason to add Iran sanctions to the veterans measure. "It happens to be a vehicle that
Harry Reid Slams GOP Effort To Tie Iran Sanctions To Veterans Bill
The story has been updated with a later statement from Rep. Lloyd Doggett. The letter was first reported by The Washington
UDPATE: Friday, 4:40 p.m. -- Holly Holzer, the deputy director at the Office of Iranian Affairs at the State Department, left
It didn't take much. Just the power of the presidency, the State of the Union, and the whole country watching. Plus the president's will.
Another Senate Democratic leadership aide wouldn't go so far as to call the legislation dead, but conceded, "Its forward
On Tuesday night, just after the State of the Union had ended, Menendez said, "I’m not frustrated." He walked quickly into
Wednesday's letter also suggests a shift in Murray's thinking. In October, she signed a saber-rattling letter -- along with
Add two more prominent Senators to the list of lawmakers who oppose a vote on an Iran sanctions bill right now: Patty Murray
"The senators already may have accomplished the maximum good by proposing the bill, thereby raising the pressure on the administration
Enter House Republicans. Roll Call and The Wall Street Journal reported that House GOP leaders are considering bringing the
"I'm not surprised there's been talk from members of Congress about new sanctions," he said. "I think the politics of trying
On the American side, much of the current sanctions relief can be accomplished by Obama alone, through executive order. But
The office of Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), who is leading the legislative effort, did not respond to requests for comment on