Iranian Sanctions timeline:
Iranian Threat Reduction and Human Rights Act:
Expanding sanctions on Iran's mining, petroleum, and financial sectors.
If you want to sanction your own central bank than fine. But sanctioning the central bank of another sovereign is none of the US' business.
US-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012
You are right. But still, yuck. Rand voted for this?
Ron Paul never voted to fund illegal and immoral wars. That is the only way Congress has the ability to stop the madness. Of course Rand should not have voted it. If you want the to pay the despotic US government to defend terrorize you and others, than you pay for it. Don't advocate stealing from those of us sticking to moral principals to pay for it. The US military is simply and solely making us less safe.