Congress' Fresh Round Of Sanctions On Iran Nears Vote

Law360, New York (July 31, 2012, 3:18 PM EDT) -- Congress is set to vote on a new package of sanctions against Iran, after U.S. House and Senate negotiators on Monday reached an agreement on legislation designed to cripple the nation’s energy sector and force the country to abandon its alleged nuclear ambitions.

Members of the House and Senate will vote later this week on the bipartisan legislation, which effectively blacklists the Iranian energy industry and anyone doing business with it, according to the chairwoman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla....
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