Mark Kirk

Obama Admin Will Not Commit to Barring Iranian Access to U.S. Dollar

Treasury Department silent in face of congressional inquiry

John KerryThe Obama administration will not commit to halting its effort to help Iran access the U.S. dollar, despite past commitments to do so, according to a new congressional inquiry obtained by the Washington Free Beacon into the Treasury Department’s refusal to uphold its past promises.

Sen. Kirk Calls for Obama Aide to Resign Over Nuke Deal Deception

Kirk: ‘Rhodes should resign for willfully, actively misleading lawmakers’

Ben RhodesCongressional leaders lashed out at the White House this week for what they describe as a series of intentional lies about the nature and intent of last summer’s comprehensive nuclear agreement with Iran, according to statements provided to the Washington Free Beacon calling on one senior Obama administration adviser to resign over the growing scandal.

Top Lobbying Group for Iran Deal Hosts Duckworth Fundraiser

J Street has targeted pro-Israel Mark Kirk for defeat

Tammy DuckworthThe left-leaning Middle East activist group J Street, one of the key groups that lobbied in favor of the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran, hosted a fundraiser for the Senate campaign of Rep. Tammy Duckworth.

Congress to Pave Way for Divestment From Anti-Israel Companies

New bill fights back against BDS, encourages pro-Israel business ties

BDSA bipartisan collation in both the House and Senate are pushing legislation that would authorize all state and local governments to divest taxpayer funds from any company that engages in boycotts of Israel, according to multiple interviews with lawmakers and a copy of the bill obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

Disclosure: Another 41 Foreign-Born Individuals Snagged on Terror Charges

Obama administration withholds details as more attacks occur

Following the discovery of a terrorist cell in Texas allegedly operated by an Iraqi who entered the United States as a refugee, the Free Beacon has learned of an additional 41 individuals who have been implicated in terrorist plots in the United States since 2014, bringing the total number of terrorists discovered since that time to 113.