Sen. Bob Menendez Gives President Obama Breathing Room on Iran

January 27, 2015 5:55 PM

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Sen. Bob Menendez Gives President Obama Breathing Room on Iran

A top Democrat and Iran hawk has pledged to not support for a few months an Iran sanctions bill, granting the Administration breathing room as the new Republican Congress looks to pass legislation curbing Iran’s nuclear program.

“Many of my Democratic colleagues and I have sent a letter to the president telling him that we will not support passage of the Kirk-Menendez bill on the Senate floor until after March 24 and only if there is no political framework agreement,” said Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey, citing ...

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