Right Turn: Sanctions


Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/07/2014

Menendez blasts Obama’s Iran policy

The Democratic foreign affairs chairman explains the president is setting us on a road to containment by bottling up sanctions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 02/03/2014

John Kerry’s perfect, unreliable record

America gives thumbs down on Kerry-Obama Iran policy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, Israel

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 02/02/2014

Hillary Clinton joins Rand Paul on Iran

Hillary Clinton goes anti-sanctions on Iran.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:02 PM ET, 02/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Clinton, Iran, Iran sanctions

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 01/30/2014

Reid jumps when Big Labor balks

Sen. Harry Reid won’t move on Iran sanctions, but he will on trade authority.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:48 PM ET, 01/30/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, Israel

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 01/24/2014

Hitting the anti-sanctions hypocrites

A brutal ad goes after Democrats’ hypocrisy on Iran.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:45 AM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran sanctions, Sanctions

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 01/24/2014

Iran negotiations ‘train wreck’ ahead

The administration’s fantastical vision of a deal to disarm Iran fizzles.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 01/21/2014

Congress is an impediment to appeasement

Congress poses a problem for the administration eager to appease Iran on nuclear weapons.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:30 PM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 01/17/2014

The bottom line: There is no bottom line on Iran

The president no longer seeks to disable Iran’s nuclear weapons program, only to manage it.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:15 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, weapons of mass destruction

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 01/15/2014

Iran sanctions turmoil

Sen. Harry Reid is blocking bipartisan sanctions legislation.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:12 PM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, Sen. Harry Reid

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 01/14/2014

Iran and Obama their own worst enemies

The president and Iranian leaders are only encouraging the Senate to move on sanctions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:45 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, Senate

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 01/07/2014

Iran sanctions opponents desperate

Anti-sanctions cranks are becoming increasingly shrill and desperate.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:13 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran sanctions

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 12/20/2013

Congress is trying to stop a war, not start one

Congress is trying to help the president on Iran sanctions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, Israel

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Iran sanctions tussle

The Obama administration’s aversion to Iran sanctions is troubling.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:01 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Iran sanctions, WMD's

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 06/14/2013

Need to challenge dangerous cluelessness about Iran

Three Republicans help explain the nature of the Iranian theocracy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:30 PM ET, 06/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Sanctions, Sen. Marco Rubio, Sen. Ted

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Influencing Iran and Obama

Can President Obama be influenced to get serious about Iran and convey a sense of urgency?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:46 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Israel, Middle East, Sanctions