Congress Moves Against Obama on New Iran Sanctions

Lawmakers have completed a new bipartisan bill on Iran sanctions. The White House claims it is intended to derail the Geneva talks.

Will he surrender to Congress?

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The White House and Senate are headed into a battle over whether to increase pressure on Iran. Lawmakers have completed a new bipartisan bill on Iran sanctions and the Senate intends to vote on it well before President Barack Obama's team finishes the current round of international nuclear negotiations.

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