Republican joins opposition to Saudi arms deal

Bogardus, Kevin
August 2007
Hill;8/1/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 94, p18
The article reports that Republican House members joined leading Democrats to block the deal in a proposed legislation. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is negotiating the sale of high-end military technology to several U.S. allies in the Middle East, including Egypt and Israel. Members have 30 days to trigger the review of the deal and pass a joint resolution of disapproval if majority wants to block the deal.


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