Sens. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., are pushing for new presidential powers to combat terror group financing overseas. Their bill, introduced last month, would empower the White House to levy economic sanctions, cut development assistance and military sales, and limit credit to countries that tolerate terrorism financiers. Casey and Isakson spoke to reporters about the proposed legislation Thursday, July 7, 2016, in the U.S. Capitol.
Sens. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., are pushing for new presidential powers to combat terror group financing overseas. Their bill, introduced last month, would empower the White House to levy economic sanctions, cut development assistance and military sales, and limit credit to countries that tolerate terrorism financiers. Casey and Isakson spoke to reporters about the proposed legislation Thursday, July 7, 2016, in the U.S. Capitol. Anna Douglas McClatchy
Sens. Bob Casey, D-Pa., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., are pushing for new presidential powers to combat terror group financing overseas. Their bill, introduced last month, would empower the White House to levy economic sanctions, cut development assistance and military sales, and limit credit to countries that tolerate terrorism financiers. Casey and Isakson spoke to reporters about the proposed legislation Thursday, July 7, 2016, in the U.S. Capitol. Anna Douglas McClatchy

Bill would penalize countries that allow terror groups to make money

July 08, 2016 1:41 PM