Jul 20, 2015

Kerry: U.N. has the right to vote on Iran deal before Congress | Washington Examiner

Secretary of State John Kerry deflected bipartisan criticism of the Obama administration's move to take the Iran nuclear deal to the United Nations before the U.S. Congress has the opportunity to vote on it, saying the U.N. has a right to go first and to suggest otherwise was presumptuous. Obama had previously signed legislation that would give Congress 60 days to review and vote on the deal...

Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/Jv8wC

Similar Articles Added Earlier

  • Kerry, Iran FM hold nuke talks in NY as Senate weighs move

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration moved on two fronts Monday to advance its nuclear diplomacy with Iran, with talks between top U.S. and Iranian diplomats and an aggressive effort to sell the emerging deal to skeptical American lawmakers and constituencies. U.S. Secretary of State John...

  • China's record criticized as Congress mulls nuclear pact

    WASHINGTON (AP) — China's record on nuclear proliferation is facing congressional criticism as the Obama administration seeks renewal of a 30-year agreement that enables American involvement in the Asian nation's fast-growing atomic energy industry. It's a different beast and far less contentious...

  • McConnell: Iran deal will be 'hard sell' in Congress

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and other congressional leaders expressed doubts Sunday about a historic agreement with Iran to address that country's nuclear program, predicting President Barack Obama could face hurdles in Congress if negotiators reach a final...

  • Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate plunges into a high-stakes debate this week over empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal with Iran, offering Republican presidential candidates a chance to prove their hawkishness toward Iran and support for Israel. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida...

  • House Dem leader Pelosi backs Iran nuclear deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said Thursday the nuclear deal negotiated by the United States, Iran and Western powers "will have my strong support." "I'm very optimistic about our ability to support the president" on the agreement, Pelosi told reporters at her weekly news...

Most Recent washingtonexaminer.com Articles

  • Indicted Dem partied with Pelosi, campaigned for Clinton

    She partied with Nancy Pelosi, traveled on Air Force one next to President Obama, and cast her superdelegate vote for Hillary Clinton. But today Corrine Brown is in federal court for stealing scholarship money from school children.

  • Before debate, Clinton works refs, asks for special treatment

    For several days, Democrats and their supporters in the press have demanded that presidential debate moderator Lester Holt factcheck Donald Trump in Monday night's showdown at Hofstra University. Those demands turned to pleading Sunday when Hillary Clinton's campaign manager, Robby Mook, appearing...

  • Trump to approve Keystone XL, Dakota Access pipelines

    President Trump is expected to take executive action Tuesday morning to approve the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipeline projects, the Washington Examiner has learned.

Latest Links Processed

0/120