Congress Seeks Legal Recourse to Stop Obama Admin’s Secret Iran Giveaways

Iran's heavy water nuclear facility near the town of Arak / AP

Congress is seeking legal remedies to block further concessions by the Obama administration to Iran, according to a leading member of the House Intelligence Committee, who told the Free Beacon that the administration has been systemically misleading Congress about the nature and scope of its giveaways to Iran.

U.S. Confirms Purchase of Iranian Nuke Materials for $8.6 Million

Iran’s Deputy Foreign  Minister Abbas Araghchi, right, embraces President Hassan Rouhani / AP

A senior Iranian official announced Monday afternoon that the United States has completed a $8.6 million taxpayer-funded purchase of Iranian nuclear materials, a deal undertaken by the Obama administration to keep Iran in compliance with last summer’s nuclear agreement.

GOP Strengthens Israel Platform Following Free Beacon Expose

IDF tanks / AP

Republican Party leaders reinserted key pro-Israel language into its 2016 platform on Monday following an exclusive Free Beacon report late last week describing efforts by certain elements of the GOP in 2012 to weaken language pertaining to the Jewish state.