Senators Jon Kyl & Joseph Lieberman

Senator Joseph I. Lieberman (I-CT) is Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security Committee and senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. In March, Senator Lieberman co-authored an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal titled “Iran Can't Be Allowed Nuclear 'Capability.'” Recently he co-signed a letter to President Obama, with Senator Kyl (R-AZ) and Senator Kirk (R-IL), regarding the Iranian regime’s oppression of opposition voices and encouraging the Administration to designate 65 individuals as violators of human rights. During his tenure, Senator Lieberman has been a champion of freedom and human rights.

Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) has served as the Republican Whip since 2008 and is a ranking member on the Judiciary Committee’s Crime and Terrorism Subcommittee. He recently co-signed a letter to President Obama, with Senator Lieberman (I-CT) and Senator Kirk (R-IL), concerning the Iranian regime’s oppression of opposition voices and encouraging the Administration to designate 65 individuals as violators of human rights. Senator Kyl has helped write significant provisions of the Military Commissions Act, the Patriot Act, and other anti-terrorism laws. Senator Kyl was recognized by TIME in 2010 as one of the “World’s 100 Most Influential People” and as one of the 10 best senators in 2006.