TEHRAN, Jun 22 - US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi has emphasized any US military action against Iran required Congressional approval.
News ID: 40999 Publish Date : 2019/06/22
TEHRAN, Jun 21 - Republican lawmakers in the US senate have joined the chorus of Democrats urging the administration of President Donald Trump to hold back on war with Iran, reminding the American head of state that the US Constitution would not allow him to unilaterally declare war against the Islamic Republic.
News ID: 40955 Publish Date : 2019/06/21
TEHRAN, Jun 14 -Thousands of Brazilians have joined a general strike, called for by trade unions, to protest against pension reforms being discussed in Congress.
News ID: 40684 Publish Date : 2019/06/14
TEHRAN, Apr 30 - Leading Democratic Party presidential candidate Joe Biden has said that the US Congress should move forward with impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump if he blocks efforts to investigate matters "left undone" by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, just 18 months before the 2020 presidential election.
News ID: 38683 Publish Date : 2019/04/30
TEHRAN, Apr 04 - The US House of Representatives has approved a resolution to end US support for the Saudi Arabia-led war against Yemen, rebuffing President Donald Trump’s policy of continued support for Riyadh and curtailing a president's war-making powers.
News ID: 37430 Publish Date : 2019/04/04
TEHRAN, Jan 18 - A group of US lawmakers from both political parties has introduced bills that would ban the sale of American chips or other components to Chinese telecommunications companies that violate US sanctions or export control laws.
News ID: 34256 Publish Date : 2019/01/18
TEHRAN, Jan 4 -The first hijab-wearing Muslim congress woman has vowed to fight efforts by the administration of US President Donald Trump to divide the American public.
News ID: 33722 Publish Date : 2019/01/05
TEHRAN, October 08 -Former US Secretary of State John Kerry has blasted the political dysfunction in Washington, saying Congress is “torn apart ideologically” due to the partisanship plaguing the Democratic and Republican Parties in the nation’s legislature.
News ID: 29945 Publish Date : 2018/10/08
TEHRAN, September 20 - Facing closure, Peru's Congress has backed a proposal for a referendum on anti-corruption measures.
News ID: 29060 Publish Date : 2018/09/20
TEHRAN, June 28 - The United States is heading towards civil war, Congressman Steve King has warned. His sentiments are mirrored by a troubling new poll which shows that 31% of Americans believe a second civil war is likely in the next five years.
News ID: 25135 Publish Date : 2018/06/28
TEHRAN, May 26 - The National Iranian American Council (NIAC) in a statement backed the decision by the US House of Representatives denying authority by President Donald Trump and his team to launch a military operation against Iran.
News ID: 23401 Publish Date : 2018/05/26
TEHRAN, March 23 - Key US lawmakers predicted that President Donald Trump will pull the United States out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) later this spring.
News ID: 20910 Publish Date : 2018/03/23
TEHRAN, March 17 - Urging the implementation CAATSA law, a of number of American senators asked the Deputy Foreign Minister to confront the sale Russia’s selling S-400 missile system to other countries.
News ID: 20709 Publish Date : 2018/03/17
TEHRAN, February 9 - The US government has suffered yet another shutdown – the second in less than a month – after a vote on the budget deal negotiated by Republicans and Democrats was delayed in the Senate beyond the midnight deadline.
News ID: 19064 Publish Date : 2018/02/09
TEHRAN, February 1 - Objections from the FBI and Justice Department to the public release of a Republican memo alleging anti-Trump bias in the Russia probe are ‘spurious,’ House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes has said.
News ID: 18671 Publish Date : 2018/02/01
TEHRAN, December 13 - The US Congress misses a deadline to decide on re-imposing anti-Iran sanctions, which were lifted under the 2015 nuclear deal, with reports saying the lawmakers sought to kick the decision on the issue back to President Donald Trump.
News ID: 16790 Publish Date : 2017/12/13
TEHRAN, October 26 -Some Democratic senators in the United States are planning to introduce a bill preventing Republican President Donald Trump from launching a preemptive strike on North Korea or other countries without the approval of Congress, according to a report.
News ID: 14741 Publish Date : 2017/10/26
TEHRAN, October 4 -Chinese data in coming weeks is expected to deliver exactly what its leaders want to hear ahead of a highly sensitive Communist Party Congress - the country’s economic growth remains robust and resilient even as they work to get debt risks under control.
News ID: 13637 Publish Date : 2017/10/04
TEHRAN, September 14 - Americans' approval of the US Congress remains near historic lows amid widespread dissatisfaction with other branches of the US government, according to a new poll.
News ID: 12956 Publish Date : 2017/09/14
TEHRAN, August 19 -Venezuela’s newly-established National Constituent Assembly (NCA) has taken over legislative powers from the opposition-led congress amid rising tensions between President Nicolas Maduro and his US-backed political foes.
News ID: 12178 Publish Date : 2017/08/19