House leader Pelosi writes colleagues backing Iran deal

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 20, 2015 3:30 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nancy Pelosi, the leader of the Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, wrote to colleagues on Monday backing the nuclear agreement with Iran.

"As you may be aware, I believe that this agreement is a major accomplishment. I am pleased that the response thus far from House Democrats has been so positive," she said in the letter released by her office.

(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle; Editing by Sandra Maler)