Who Doesn’t Want Crippling Sanctions Against Iran?

More than three-quarters of the House and Senate signed letters to President Obama urging him to impose "crippling sanctions" on Iran.

The letters further urge the president to sanction Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, Iran's banking system, and Iran's ability to import refined petroleum.


81 Senators joined signing the Senate letter led by Senators Charles Schumer (D-NY)

and Lindsey Graham (R-SC).

Who didn't sign?

13 Democrat Senators did not sign off on this call, including:

– Harry Reid
– John Kerry
– Christopher Dodd
– Max Baucus
– Robert Byrd
– Patrick Leahy

8 Republican Senators did not sign off on this call, including:

– Orrin Hatch
– Richard Lugar
– Richard Shelby

Complete language of the Senators' letter.

List of Senate signatories.

Complete language
of the House's letter

List of House signatories.

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