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Key Senator to Hold Off on Iran Sanctions Vote

Democratic U.S. Senator Robert Menendez said Tuesday that he would hold off on pushing his bill to impose additional sanctions on Iran over its nuclear program until after March 24, an interim deadline in the international talks with Tehran. President Barack Obama has asked Congress not to vote on additional sanctions, sought by many Republican lawmakers. He has said such a vote could jeopardize the negotiations with Iran at a critical juncture. Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, said he...

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