In the Senate: Obama needs support from 34 of 46 Democrats from the caucus to sustain a veto and 23 have already announced they are backing him.
In the House: Obama needs support from 146 of 188 Democrats to sustain a veto. More than 50 have expressed their support compared to 10 opposed
Democrat Sen. Menendez said in a powerful rebuke : that the deal the agreement "failed to achieve the one thing it is set out to achieve - to stop Iran from becoming a nuclear weapons state at a time of its choosing" it "authorizes and supports the very road map Iran will need to arrive at its target."
A Vote is on September 17th
Please make calls to these legislatures regarding the Iran Deal. We need to put pressure on them. Voice your opinion.
Names of individuals who are undecided or need support are below. Contact information can be found on the Resource Page (click to visit page)
- Jeff Merkly
- Sen McConnell is against Iran Nuclear Deal but could use (support)
- Rep Walden and John Boehner are from the House but both need support from us for their votes against the proposal please request that they share your concerns with our other 4 Representatives from Oregon: Bonamici, Blumenauer, DeFazio, Schrader
- White House