Publications

  • Two Steps Forward, One Step Back for Iran Sanctions Bill

    Two Steps Forward, One Step Back for Iran Sanctions Bill

    Washington, DC – After a three week showdown between supporters of the nuclear negotiations with Iran and Senators bent on passing new sanctions that would upend the talks, the pro-diplomacy crowd won the day — for now.  This morning, the […] Read More »
  • Analysis: Senate Panel Amends and Advances Iran Sanctions Bill

    Analysis: Senate Panel Amends and Advances Iran Sanctions Bill

    This morning, the Senate Banking Committee amended the Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act of 2015 (S.269) and passed it out of committee. Four amendments to the original bill were included in the final language, including one that effectively ‘green-lights’ an […] Read More »
  • Senate Committee Undermines US Diplomacy with Sanctions Vote

          Washington, DC – NIAC Policy Director Jamal Abdi released the following statement after Iran sanctions legislation (S. 269) was advanced out of the Senate Banking Committee: “This legislation is a trojan horse aimed at killing the negotiations […] Read More »
  • Tell Congress to Stop Netanyahu’s Speech

    Tell Congress to Stop Netanyahu’s Speech

    It has been a great week for diplomacy. Thanks to all your efforts, we won: the push for new sanctions in the Senate has been halted until March. But that hasn’t stopped Iran hawks from their most outrageous offense yet: House Speaker Boehner has invited […] Read More »

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