Obama Admin Hid Details
of Multi-Million Dollar Cash Payout to Iran From Congress

John Kerry, Javad Zarif

The Obama administration took steps to withhold from lawmakers the details of a $400 million cash payout to Iran and continues to rebuke inquiries from Congress for information about how another $1.3 billion in taxpayer funds was awarded to the Islamic Republic, according to multiple conversations with congressional sources apprised of the matter.

Pompeo: Iran ‘Ransom’ Payment Is Obama’s Iran-Contra Scandal

Mike Pompeo

Rep. Mike Pompeo (R., Kan.) slammed the Obama administration on Wednesday for taking “lawless” steps to provide Iran with $400 million in “pallets of cash” as part of a so-called ransom payment to free imprisoned Americans, according to comments provided to the Washington Free Beacon.

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.