Harry Reid Prevents Iran SanctionsCourtesy: US Defense Department
Senator Harry Reid has blocked an attempt by Senate Republicans to provide fresh sanctions to Iran as they press for a change in their nuclear program. Last evening, Reid blocked further debate on the topic, which has essentially prevented a vote on Iran sanctions from occurring anytime in the near future.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is blocking a vote on Iran sanctions demanded by Senate Republicans.
The GOP rolled fresh economic penalties on Iran into their alternative to Democrats’ veterans’ benefits bill, pressing for Congress to weigh in on diplomatic talks between global powers and Iran on scaling back the country’s nuclear program.