NIAC Action Joins Coalition to Call for AUMF Repeal March 13, 2019 NIAC Action NIAC Action joined a coalition of organizations to call for repeal of the authorization in response to recent reports stating that Trump officials were considering using the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) to greenlight a war with Iran.
Congratulations to David Emami, City Councilor of Happy Valley March 7, 2019 NIAC We are excited to announce that NIAC Action endorsee David Emami has been officially appointed as City Councilor of Happy Valley in Oregon! We were proud to endorse Oregon’s first ever Iranian-American City Councilor in this competitive race.
Senator Warren and the Return to the JCPOA March 1, 2019 NIAC At NIAC Action, we’re advocating for a return to the Iran nuclear deal to bring back diplomatic relations with Iran. Recently, 2020 presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren has been vocal about her support for returning to the JCPOA.
NIAC Hiring Advancement Officer February 26, 2019 David Elliott NIAC seeks an energetic and aggressive advancement professional. The Advancement Officer will develop, strategize, implement and coordinate fundraising and donor relations & engagement programs.
DNC Adopts Resolution to Save the Iran Deal February 16, 2019 NIAC Action The Democratic National Committee has just adopted a resolution calling on the U.S. to re-enter the Iran nuclear accord, formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
BREAKING: Trump Administration Forced to Turn Over Information on Muslim Ban February 15, 2019 NIAC We have a positive update on the effort to scale back and ultimately overturn Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban. As part of the spending bill that will become law today, the Trump administration will be forced to turn over important information on the ban that will enable Congress to finally have ...
Fight for Fair Immigration February 8, 2019 NIAC The House of Representatives recently introduced the “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 (H.R. 1044 & S. 386)”, which would eliminate protections to prevent large nations from monopolizing the green card process. For many Iranians and other immigrant communities, this will mean their American Dream comes to an end.
NIAC Action Calls for Norooz Resolution in California February 7, 2019 NIAC Action Today, we sent a letter to California Assembly Member Nazarian to support ACR 2 and recognize Norooz on March 21, 2019 as the beginning of the Persian New Year. Recognizing Norooz as a holiday reflects the rich diversity of California. Read our full letter.