Report: Former Obama Officials Working to Hinder New Iran Sanctions

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Top officials from the Obama administration are working to stymie congressional pressure on Iran, including through a quiet push in Congress by an organization that has been criticized for helping mislead the public about the Iran deal, according to correspondence obtained by The Weekly Standard.

The Ploughshares Fund, described by the Obama White House as a key promoter of the nuclear deal, distributed a letter to congressional staffers last week written by former Obama Treasury official Adam Szubin that harshly criticizes pending Iran sanctions legislation.

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Source:: The Algemeiner

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