Jul 19, 2015

High-stakes lobbying on Iran deal; pressure for Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Israel's ambassador to the United States raced in and out of offices on Capitol Hill, trying to persuade lawmakers that the nuclear deal with Iran is a historic mistake. On the other side, liberal groups ramped up the pressure, warning of political consequences for Democrats who undermine the agreement and casting opposition as a vote for war. The lobbying fight is on over the...

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