This week, the President made a historic announcement on Iran, helped dedicate the new Edward M. Kennedy Institute in Boston, granted 22 commutations for those impacted by unjust and outdated drug sentencing laws, traveled to Louisville to see a job training program in action, and held a roundtable in Utah about the importance of solar energy. Find out more about the past week in our latest weekly wrap-up. P reventing Iran from Acquiring a Nuclear Weapon In November 2013, the P5+1 and Iran took an important first step toward that goal with the Joint Plan of Action (JPOA), which halted the progress of Iran’s program and rolled back it back in key areas for the first time in nearly a decade. The IAEA has verified that Iran has met all of its obligations under the JPOA. On Thursday, after many months of principled diplomacy building on the JPOA, we have achieved a framework for a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Full video: President Obama delivers a statement on #IranTalks : http://t.co/e94eTqLJNO — The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 2, 2015 Learn more about the President's Iran deal. read more

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Week in Review: A Historic Announcement on Iran, a Dedication in Boston, and a Commitment to Fairness