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Senate Iran Sanctions

Sabrina Siddiqui

Top Republican: Reid Rules Over Senate Like Putin Does Over Russia

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) likened Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nev.) grip over the Senate to the leadership of Russian Preside...

Luke Johnson

GOP Sanctions Push Angers A Traditional Ally

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two top veterans groups have come out against a Senate GOP effort to insert an Iran sanctions amendment into an unrelated veterans bill,...

Michael McAuliff

Key GOP Senator Predicts Iran Sanctions Won't Get A Vote

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee is admitting that the GOP push to attach Iran sanctions to a veterans benef...

Hillary Clinton Opposes New Iran Sanctions

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.02.2014 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton supports President Barack Obama's opposition to imposing new sanctions on Iran as negotiations continue on t...

Jennifer Bendery

Iran Sanctions Bill 'On Ice' As Momentum Fades In Senate

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It took a presidential veto threat and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's refusal to budge, but it appears a contentious Iran sanctions...

Ryan Grim

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Privately Urging House Democrats To Oppose New Iran Sanctions

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Florida Democrat Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz spoke forcefully against a new Iran sanctions bill in a private meeting Tuesday at the Wh...

Obama Issues Veto Threat For New Iran Sanctions

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama said Sunday that he would veto any legislation enacting new sanctions on Iran as an agreement is met on how to implement the de...

Jennifer Bendery

Here Are The 15 Democratic Senators Bucking The White House To Threaten War With Iran

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As the United States finally puts a decade of war behind it, a group of senators, including 15 Democrats, is defying the White House and...

Reid Pledges To Move Ahead With Iran Sanctions

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said on Thursday he was committed to moving...

U.S. Tightens Iran Sanctions

AP | Posted 02.07.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- The United States is tightening sanctions on Iran to pressure Tehran government to limit its nuclear program and placing similar restric...

Senate Votes To Impose Tough New Sanctions On Iran

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 01.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate endorsed stringent new sanctions on Iran's energy and shipping sectors in a fresh attempt to hobble the Islamic Republic...