Fresh Updates from RACBlog: Iran
Iran Talks Deadline Passes, but Negotiations Continue
Posted on Thursday July 02, 2015
It’s the first day of July, which means that the original deadline for a final agreement between the P5+1 and Iran has now come and passed. Yet, negotiators are still working diligently: in a widely-expected move yesterday, negotiators agreed to a seven-day extension of the talks to iron out the final details of the agreement. […]
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Questions Remain One Month Until the Iran Talks Deadline
Posted on Friday May 29, 2015
We’re closing in on just one month from the deadline for a final deal on Iran’s nuclear program, and there’s still much that needs to be figured out before all the parties can reach an agreement. Secretary of State John Kerry will be flying over to Geneva, Switzerland on Saturday to continue talks with Iranian […]
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Senate Passes Important Iran Agreement Review Bill
Posted on Friday May 08, 2015
On Thursday, the Senate passed important legislation for the Iran nuclear talks, the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015 (also known as “the Corker bill”), by an overwhelming vote of 98-1. Applauding the vote, Rabbi Jonah Pesner, Director of the RAC, released the following statement: We applaud the passage of a clean Iran Nuclear […]
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The Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act would establish a framework for Congress to review any agreement resulting from ongoing negotiations on Iran's nuclear program, without letting that agreement hinge on an up-or-down vote in Congress.