Sen. Robert Menendez Joins JDCA for Briefing on Thursday

Two months ago, President Trump recklessly withdrew the United States from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA, or Iran nuclear deal) with nothing to replace it. While not a perfect agreement, the JCPOA provided for verifiable measures to eliminate Iran’s nuclear weapons program. Perhaps most importantly, it provided for an international inspections regime, through which the International Atomic Energy…

THIS FRIDAY: JDCA Hosts Briefing Call on Trump-Putin Meeting

Please join JDCA’s next briefing call on U.S. foreign policy this Friday, July 20, at 11:00 am EST with Laura Rosenberger, Senior Fellow and Director of the Alliance for Security Democracy at the German Marshall Fund, and former foreign policy advisor for Hillary Clinton.    Laura, who attended the recent NATO Summit, will share her insight on Trump’s foreign policy, its implications…

THIS WEDNESDAY: Call with Sen. Merkley to Discuss Immigration, Family Separations, and the Supreme Court

Please join us this Wednesday, July 11, at 5:30 ET for a conference call on immigration with Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) and Dr. Phil Wolgin, managing director of immigration policy at the Center for American Progress. This is also an opportunity to hear from Senator Merkley about the President’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, and prospects for his confirmation in the Senate. To…

THIS FRIDAY: Ambassador Wendy Sherman, top U.S. diplomat and expert, talks Iran, North Korea with JDCA

This past month has been a momentous — and at times harrowing — period for U.S. diplomacy, especially when it comes to nuclear issues. In May, the Trump administration withdrew the United States from the Iranian nuclear deal. This week, President Trump is in Singapore, attempting to reach a denuclearization agreement with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un. At this historic…