As we previously reported, former Secretary of State John Kerry met with Iranian officials on several occasions in an effort to save his “Iran deal.” But now, Senator Marco Rubio is trying once again to have him investigated for those meetings – because they may have been in violation of FARA and/or the Logan Act.
Screenshot of (L)Senator Marco Rubio and (R)John Kerry via Babalu Blog
Senator Rubio wrote a letter previously to AG Sessions to request an investigation, but his request went nowhere. This letter to AG William Barr read, in part:
“I write to make you aware of a September 18, 2018 letter I sent to your predecessor regarding potential violations of the Logan Act (18 U.S.C. § 953) and the Foreign Agents Registration Act (22 U.S.C. § 611 et seq.) by former Secretary of State John F. Kerry. As you know, former Secretary Kerry’s actions since leaving office have come under scrutiny as they related to the Iran nuclear deal, known formally as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
The full letter to your predecessor is attached.
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