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Press Release Iran Accord Victory a Testament to Power of Pro-Peace Citizenry 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation hails the Senate vote to uphold the historic accord to rein in Iran’s nuclear program, guarding against another nuclear-armed nation and another war.

FCNL in the News CQ Profile on Kate Gould: Quaker vs. Goliath 

The Quakers don’t fit the stereotypical image of high-powered lobbyists. But these peacemakers, led by Kate Gould, just claimed victory in the most hard-fought battle in Washington, after enough Senate Democrats pledged to uphold the Iran nuclear agreement negotiated by President Barack Obama.

Press Release FCNL Hails 42 Votes for Iran Accord, Paving Path for Victory on Senate Floor 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation applauds the decision by 42 senators to support the accord to limit Iran’s nuclear program.

Press Release 53 Christian Leaders Urge Congress to Support Iran Deal 

Fifty-three Christian leaders representing dozens denominations and Christian organizations sent a letter to Congress today, urging lawmakers to vote in favor of the Vienna agreement to limit Iran's nuclear program.

Background Iran Deal: Hill Staff Resources 

The Iran Nuclear Accord must continue to be protected from ongoing efforts to undermine it.

Letter 10 Representatives Stand with Susiya, a Palestinian Village Facing Israeli Demolition 

In a letter led by Congresswoman Eshoo, 10 representatives urged Secretary Kerry to "take immediate action to prevent the demolition of the Palestinian village of Susiya and prevent the continuing demolition of Palestinian neighborhoods, farmlands, and olive orchards in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, Gaza, and in Israel."

Press Release Historic Iran Deal Deserves Full Congressional Support 

The Friends Committee on National Legislation welcomes the historic breakthrough between six powers and Iran, and calls on Congress to support this accord, which guards against another nuclear-armed nation and war in the Middle East.

Press Release 19 Members of Congress Speak Out for Palestinian Children's Human Rights 

Nineteen members of Congress sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urging the Department of State to prioritize Israel's treatment of Palestinian children in the U.S. bilateral relationship with Israel.

Press Release Unprecedented: 151 Reps Support Iran Framework Deal 

One hundred fifty-one members of Congress sent a letter to President Obama commending the political framework reached between the P5+1 countries and Iran and pressing for continued diplomatic efforts to secure a negotiated nuclear agreement.

Background ISIS: There Are Nonmilitary Options  

Military action against ISIS militants will not help build a world free of war and the threat of war. Yet that is the direction that President Trump is going.

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