Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire.com Founder Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
Congress has voted to tighten sanctions against Iran and Hezbollah. And also, we’re going to be talking about a proposed bill that would stop boycotts against Israel.
I’m Mat Staver, Founder and Chairman of Liberty Counsel, joining me is Matt Barber, the Founder of BarbWire.com, and Holly Meade, the Director of Communications for Liberty Counsel.
Mat Staver: Well, the U.S. House of Representatives passed, and previously the Senate also passed, these two laws. One dealing with Iran, the other dealing with the terrorist group Hezbollah. And this ultimately says the U.S. will sanction both Iran and the terrorist organization because they’re engaging in terror-related activities.
It will impose sanction against the Iranian government, the agencies involved in ballistic missile development, foreign entities that supply materials for or otherwise facilitate or finance such efforts, foreign persons or foreign government agencies, the import export or re-export of prohibited arms or related material to or from Iran and foreign persons or entities that transfer goods or technologies contributing to Iran’s abilities to acquire or develop ballistic missiles, including launch technology…