With the Congressional session coming to an end last week, the last chance to pass H.Con.Res. 362–the Iran blockade resolution–came and went. Congratulations to everyone who called, emailed, visited, and wrote your elected officials to stop this dangerous bill: this is your victory!
For media coverage of this important legislative success, which was unparalleled for the Iranian-American community, see:
- Truthout – In Reversal, Democrats Shelve Iran Resolution;
- Iranian.com – NIAC beats AIPAC;
- Washington Times – Dems bury resolution due to war fears;
- IPS – Iran Resolution Shelved in Rare Defeat for “Israel Lobby”
Also, if you come across any other news about the defeat of the blockade bill, please link to it in the comments section below. And again, thank you to all of you who helped with this historic achievement!Back to top