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70+ National Organizations Implore Congress to Support Iran Agreement

Open Letter Urges Congress to Take Path of Diplomacy, Not War FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 27, 2015 Contact: Angela Miller, Win Without War (608) 354-6269, angela@winwithoutwar.org Today, over 70 national organizations, representing tens of millions of Americans from across the

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Col. Wilkerson: The Isolated States of America

In the spring of 2003, as the statue of Saddam Hussein tumbled down in Baghdad, the leaders in Tehran were worried they were next. They sent Washington an offer to negotiate. The offer addressed Iran’s nuclear program and a range

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What happens if the Senate rejects the Iran deal?

By Joe Cirincione. Originally published in the Los Angeles Times. The nuclear agreement with Iran is supported by almost every nation in the world. It has the backing of nearly the entire American security establishment, current and retired. It enjoys

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Members of Congress Support the Iran Deal

To view all pro-deal statements as a PDF, click here. Members of Congress: House of Representatives Current and former Members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, including Ranking Member Adam Schiff (D-CA), Luis Gutierrez (D-IL), Eric Swalwell (D-CA);

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Debunked: Chuck Schumer’s Failed Case against the Iran Nuclear Deal

By Tom Z. Collina. Originally published in the National Interest. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced this month that he would oppose the international agreement to prevent an Iranian nuclear bomb, the first Democrat in the Senate to do so. “I

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Donors tell Democrats they support the Iran deal

Click here to view and download as a pdf. More than 120 wealthy Democratic donors wrote to the party’s leadership in Congress to express support for the Iran nuclear deal, the latest move in a fierce battle for votes on the

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400,000+ petition signatures urge Democrats to stop Republicans from starting a war with Iran

Congressional Progressive Caucus members spoke in favor of the deal and accepted petition signatures from progressive organizationsJuly 29, 2015 – Progressive organizations delivered 442,652 petition signatures to Congress today in support of the Iran nuclear deal. The signatures were delivered

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Living with the Consequences: The Effects of Voting down the Iran Nuclear Agreement

The National Security Network (NSN) is pleased to release a new policy brief, Living with the Consequences: The Effects of Voting Down the Iran Nuclear Agreement. The paper considers the likely near-, medium-, and long-term effects of Congress passing a resolution

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