State of the Union Press Release
Council for a Livable World issued a statement following the President's State of the Union speech on the evening of January 20th. President Obama promised to veto any congressional legislation that imposes new sanctions on Iran and threatens to undermine nuclear diplomacy.
House and Senate Armed Services Committees have come to compromises on the National Defense Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2015, a version of which passed in the House in May. Our research center has produced a summary of the House-Senate agreements included in this version of the bill.