With Extension, Congress Must Let Negotiators Finish the Job

November 24th, 2014

J Street Director of Government Affairs Dylan Williams released the following statement today following the announcement that negotiations on Iran's nuclear program and the terms of the interim agreement governing the talks had been extended to July 2015 Read More...

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J Street Calls on US Government to Continue Talks with Iran, Cautions Congress on Inspectors vs. Boots on the Ground

July 17th, 2014

WASHINGTON—With Iran nuclear negotiations approaching their target completion date, J Street today called on the US Government to continue talks beyond July 20 if necessary to achieve a final agreement that will ensure Iran does not acquire a nuclear weapon. Read More...

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Bipartisan letter backs diplomacy, eschews imposing unworkable demands on Iran

March 18th, 2014

J Street applauds the 395 Members of Congress who today sent President Barack Obama a letter expressing strong bipartisan support for diplomacy with Iran. Read More...

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J Street Welcomes Letter to Obama Supporting Diplomacy with Iran & Opposing New Sanctions and Similar Legislation

February 12th, 2014

WASHINGTON – 104 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives declared their strong support for robust diplomacy to resolve concerns over Iran's nuclear program, days before formal talks are set to resume in Vienna. Read More...

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A Victory for Smart Policy

February 7th, 2014

Today, we can safely say that the Menendez-Kirk Iran sanctions legislation will not be brought to a vote in the Senate at this time. Read More...

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