Wed Apr 1, 2015 AT 7:28 AM EDT
President Obama has added UN climate rules to his agenda of working around Congress, reports Reuters. In negotiations with other countries, Obama administration officials are telling foreign governments that they can change the law without Congress. But Republicans in Congress think differently and are warning “international partners” to “proceed with caution before entering into a binding, unattainable deal.”
Tue Mar 31, 2015 AT 7:34 AM EDT
Nuclear negotiations with Iran will not be finished by the deadline, reports Politico. Instead, the U.S., Iran, and five other countries are expected to issue a joint statement of progress and an intent to have an agreement by July.
Mon Mar 30, 2015 AT 7:23 AM EDT
With a deadline for a nuke deal just two days away, Iran reneged on a key provision. Previously, Iran was said to be willing to ship parts of its uranium stockpile to Russia where it would not be available to any future weapons program. On Sunday, Iran ruled out that possibility, reports the New York Times, insisting that the material would remain under their control.