Monday, September 24th | 15 Tishri 5779

Subscribe
June 24, 2015 9:24 am

AIPAC Pressing Democrats to Vote Against Obama on Iran Nuclear Deal

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "AIPAC Pressing Democrats to Vote Against Obama on Iran Nuclear Deal" to a friend
The pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is battle against President Obama's foreign policy initiative. Photo: AIPAC.

The pro-Israel lobby AIPAC is battling against President Obama’s Iran foreign policy initiative. Photo: AIPAC.

AIPAC is now prepared to fight the White House by pushing Democrats to vote against President Obama’s signature second-term foreign policy initiative.

That represents a break from how AIPAC usually does business. While the lobby has pressed Congress to sanction Iran since the early 1990s, it rarely opposes a sitting president on major votes. Despite initial misgivings, the Obama White House ended up supporting major sanctions against Iran in 2010, 2011 and 2012, avoiding a fight with AIPAC.

Read full story at Bloomberg View.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com