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J Weekly
Two Views | How ‘good for the Jews’ are the VP candidates?he would have benefited from knowing them better. Sen. Ben Cardin, a Maryland
Two Views | How ‘good for the Jews’ are the VP candidates?
J Weekly / Posted 9 hours ago
he would have benefited from knowing them better. Sen. Ben Cardin, a Maryland Democrat, is the ranking member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. This essay first appeared at jta.org. Mike Pence, Republican pick, supports traditional... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Chinese invasion will be bloody’the red line is that this should be stopped. Right now, there should be no furt
‘Chinese invasion will be bloody’
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the red line is that this should be stopped. Right now, there should be no further reclamation activities,” Yasay told the Senate foreign relations committee, noting the risks it posed not just to freedom of navigation but on the... Read more
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Breitbart
Andrea Mitchell to Clinton Spox: It Looks Like Clinton Crossed the 'Firewall' Between St Dept and Fdn She Promised Wouldn't Be CrossedBrian Fallon during an interview on the Clinton Foundation that “it does look l
Andrea Mitchell to Clinton Spox: It Looks Like Clinton Crossed the 'Firewall' Between St Dept and Fdn She Promised Wouldn't Be Crossed
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Brian Fallon during an interview on the Clinton Foundation that “it does look like that firewall that she promised the Senate Foreign Relations Committee would not be crossed, was crossed.” Mitchell said, “[Y]es, you could say Melinda Gates,... Read more
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Newsmax
Rove: 'Stinky' Clinton Foundation 'Does Good Things in a Bad Way'and half of the private individuals," he said. "This is after in January 2009 a
Rove: 'Stinky' Clinton Foundation 'Does Good Things in a Bad Way'
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
and half of the private individuals," he said. "This is after in January 2009 at her confirmation hearing she promised the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that she would avoid even the appearance of conflict." In other matters, Rove, who has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘I’d like to beat up whoever grabbed Scarborough’not mean that we’ll weaken our friendship with the United States,” Yasay told R
‘I’d like to beat up whoever grabbed Scarborough’
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
not mean that we’ll weaken our friendship with the United States,” Yasay told Reuters during a break in a meeting of the senate foreign relations committee. “We’re just saying that in spite of our disputes, as regards China on the South China... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
NFL's best, Braves following the plan, College football teams in five words, Happy Birthday Bob CorkerRow today around 5 p.m. on ESPN 105.1 the Zone. You can also listen online righ
NFL's best, Braves following the plan, College football teams in five words, Happy Birthday Bob Corker
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Row today around 5 p.m. on ESPN 105.1 the Zone. You can also listen online right here at timesfreepress.com/news/sports/. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., talks on June 28 on Capitol Hill in... Read more
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Reuters
Philippines says sea dispute not led to shift in ties with China or U.S.not mean that we'll weaken our friendship with the United States," Yasay told R
Philippines says sea dispute not led to shift in ties with China or U.S.
Reuters / Posted yesterday
not mean that we'll weaken our friendship with the United States," Yasay told Reuters during a break in a meeting of the senate foreign relations committee. "We're just saying that in spite of our disputes, as regards China on the South China... Read more
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Aljazeera
Fallujah fallout: More than 700 Sunni men 'missing'of more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a
Fallujah fallout: More than 700 Sunni men 'missing'
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
of more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a measured tone during testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He said reports of abuses had been received in the early days of the operation, "many of... Read more
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dna
Philippines says no shift in ties with China or USnot mean that we'll weaken our friendship with the United States," Yasay told R
Philippines says no shift in ties with China or US
dna / Posted yesterday
not mean that we'll weaken our friendship with the United States," Yasay told Reuters during a break of a meeting of the senate foreign relations committee. "We're just saying that in spite of our disputes, as regards China on the South China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines says no shift in ties with China or USnot mean that we'll weaken our friendship with the United States," Yasay told R
Philippines says no shift in ties with China or US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
not mean that we'll weaken our friendship with the United States," Yasay told Reuters during a break of a meeting of the senate foreign relations committee. "We're just saying that in spite of our disputes, as regards China on the South China... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Special Report - Massacre reports show US inability to curb Iraq militiasof more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a
Special Report - Massacre reports show US inability to curb Iraq militias
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a measured tone during testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He said reports of abuses had been received in the early days of the operation, “many of... Read more
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Reuters
Massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militiasof more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a
Massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militias
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
of more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a measured tone during testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He said reports of abuses had been received in the early days of the operation, “many of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - New massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militiasof more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a
Special Report - New massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militias
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
of more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a measured tone during testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He said reports of abuses had been received in the early days of the operation, “many of... Read more
5 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
Special Report - New massacre reports show US inability to curb Iraq militiasof more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a
Special Report - New massacre reports show US inability to curb Iraq militias
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of more than 700 others. Nearly three weeks later, on June 28, McGurk struck a measured tone during testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He said reports of abuses had been received in the early days of the operation, “many of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Corker talks foreign policy, more in Milan32-county speaking tour while the Senate is on recess. However, instead of get
Corker talks foreign policy, more in Milan
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
32-county speaking tour while the Senate is on recess. However, instead of getting lost in a lecture, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee spoke a few minutes on a handful of prepared topics, then spent most of the meeting... Read more
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USA Today
Corker would ‘strongly consider’ being Trump’s secretary of Statecommissioner of finance and mayor of Chattanooga, Corker won his Senate seat in
Corker would ‘strongly consider’ being Trump’s secretary of State
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
commissioner of finance and mayor of Chattanooga, Corker won his Senate seat in 2006 and serves as the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Corker was on the short list of Trump's for vice presidential candidate finalists before... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
News from 1953centers in Mr. Eisenhower’s own party. Bohlen to Testify Bohlen is expected t
News from 1953
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 6 days ago
centers in Mr. Eisenhower’s own party. Bohlen to Testify Bohlen is expected to testify Tuesday for a second time for the Senate Foreign Relations committee, Sen. H. Aleander Smith (R-N.J.) said the Russian expert will be asked to “clear up” , an... Read more
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FOX News
Wake Up America: Hillary Clinton Owes Us Thissinus thrombosis or blood clot deep in her brain that led to a paralysis of her
Wake Up America: Hillary Clinton Owes Us This
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
sinus thrombosis or blood clot deep in her brain that led to a paralysis of her eye muscles. When she testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in January of 2013 she was wearing unusual, very thick glasses. The glasses were thick... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Murphy says Trump might be running for profitreal estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murp
Murphy says Trump might be running for profit
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
real estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murphy, a critic of Russia from his perch on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the extent of Trump’s financial investments in that nation worried him the most. He... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump right about NATOmade the same demand. And it's still a bipartisan stance. Leaders and candidat
Trump right about NATO
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
made the same demand. And it's still a bipartisan stance. Leaders and candidates in both parties--from Bernie Sanders to Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.)--have called for NATO members to put more skin in the mutual... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Murphy says Trump might be running for profitreal estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murp
Murphy says Trump might be running for profit
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
real estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murphy, a critic of Russia from his perch on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the extent of Trump’s financial investments in that nation worried him the most. He... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Murphy says Trump might be running for profitreal estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murp
Murphy says Trump might be running for profit
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
real estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murphy, a critic of Russia from his perch on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the extent of Trump’s financial investments in that nation worried him the most. He... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Murphy says Trump might be running for profitreal estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murp
Murphy says Trump might be running for profit
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
real estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murphy, a critic of Russia from his perch on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the extent of Trump’s financial investments in that nation worried him the most. He... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Murphy says Trump might be running for profitreal estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murp
Murphy says Trump might be running for profit
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
real estate mogul’s financial net worth, tax payments and income sources. Murphy, a critic of Russia from his perch on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the extent of Trump’s financial investments in that nation worried him the most. He... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Attorneys want appeals court to take another look at Sen. Menendez's corruption indictmentto review his case together, what is known as an en banc hearing. A Democrat f
Attorneys want appeals court to take another look at Sen. Menendez's corruption indictment
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
to review his case together, what is known as an en banc hearing. A Democrat from Paramus and former chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Menendez was indicted last year for allegedly using his influence in Washington to go to... Read more
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The Hill
Dems push to require presidential nominees to release tax returnspresidential nominee’s decision not to release his returns an “affront to hard-
Dems push to require presidential nominees to release tax returns
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
presidential nominee’s decision not to release his returns an “affront to hard-working Americans.” Murphy, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the candidate's son, Donald Trump, Jr., has previously said that the Trump family... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Samukai Lauds U.S. Congressional DelegationSamukai made these remarks on Friday, August 12, when the US Congressional Dele
Samukai Lauds U.S. Congressional Delegation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Samukai made these remarks on Friday, August 12, when the US Congressional Delegation headed by a member of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Senator Edward Markey of Massachusetts, paid a courtesy call on him at his Barclay... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: Senate chairman hits Obama on test ban treatyThe chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has warned President Oba
Inside the Ring: Senate chairman hits Obama on test ban treaty
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee has warned President Obama not to circumvent the Senate’s constitutional authority by seeking United Nations approval of a nuclear test ban treaty voted down 17 years ago. “I write to express my... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Why Tim Kaine, Clinton’s VP pick, is good for Israel and Jewish valuesthere are two synagogues in Pence’s former congressional district. Surely he wo
Why Tim Kaine, Clinton’s VP pick, is good for Israel and Jewish values
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 9 days ago
there are two synagogues in Pence’s former congressional district. Surely he would have benefited from knowing them better. U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, a Maryland Democrat, is the ranking member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. RELATED... Read more
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The Washington Times
Drug cartels get help from Obama pardonsthe veins of any unsuspecting young American — even a child. When overdoses beg
Drug cartels get help from Obama pardons
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
the veins of any unsuspecting young American — even a child. When overdoses begin to increase in about 24 months, we will know whom to blame. • William C. Triplett II is a former chief Republican counsel to the Senate Foreign Relations Com... Read more
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Christian Today
Can Joe Biden calm the religious and political storm in the Balkans?especially Joe Biden who condemned the Milosevic doctrine of Serb supremacism a
Can Joe Biden calm the religious and political storm in the Balkans?
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
especially Joe Biden who condemned the Milosevic doctrine of Serb supremacism and in the US Senate and then as Chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee insisted that Serb ultra-nationalism should not prevail. The medieval style siege of... Read more
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The New Yorker
Ivanka and Jared’s Power Playtold me, “I would often meet with Charlie to spend some social time or discuss
Ivanka and Jared’s Power Play
The New Yorker / Posted 11 days ago
told me, “I would often meet with Charlie to spend some social time or discuss some major issue”—Torricelli was on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee—“and it was not unusual for him to bring Jared simply to listen.” He described Jared as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore hospital scrambles to reunite dying daughter with motherletters to the State Department and immigration officials. They reached out to
Baltimore hospital scrambles to reunite dying daughter with mother
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
letters to the State Department and immigration officials. They reached out to Sen. Ben Cardin, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; his office has agreed to help try to reunite mother and daughter. Immigration... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Corker says Trump went 'far too far' in Obama, ISIS statementsObama founded ISIS, U.S. Sen. Bob Corker said during a visit to Williamson Coun
Corker says Trump went 'far too far' in Obama, ISIS statements
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Obama founded ISIS, U.S. Sen. Bob Corker said during a visit to Williamson County on Thursday. Corker, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was unfamiliar with the comments, but responded to questions about Trump's latest... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Corker: Trump went 'over the top' on IS commentsand was disappointed to hear" them, Corker said of Trump's Second Amendment sta
Corker: Trump went 'over the top' on IS comments
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
and was disappointed to hear" them, Corker said of Trump's Second Amendment statement. Nonetheless, Corker, who is Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman and was under consideration as Trump's running mate before withdrawing from... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Corker says Trump ‘went too far’epa05327227 Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican Senat
Corker says Trump ‘went too far’
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
epa05327227 Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican Senator from Tennessee Bob Corker attends a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing entitled 'US-India Relations - Balancing Progress and Managing Expectations', on Capitol... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Corker says Trump ‘went too far’epa05327227 Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican Senat
Corker says Trump ‘went too far’
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
epa05327227 Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Republican Senator from Tennessee Bob Corker attends a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing entitled 'US-India Relations - Balancing Progress and Managing Expectations', on Capitol... Read more
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USA Today
Corker: Trump went 'far too far' in Obama, ISIS statementsnominee Donald Trump went “far too far” in statements claiming President Obama
Corker: Trump went 'far too far' in Obama, ISIS statements
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
nominee Donald Trump went “far too far” in statements claiming President Obama founded ISIS. Corker, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was unfamiliar with the comments, but responded to questions about Trump's latest... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Corker criticizes Trump's comments on Obama, Clinton ties to ISIS- In this Jan. 23, 2014, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham testifies on Ca
Corker criticizes Trump's comments on Obama, Clinton ties to ISIS
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
- In this Jan. 23, 2014, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the deadly September attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Trump super PAC spent millions on TV and voter outreachLibya during Mrs. Clinton's time as Secretary of State, is featured in the ad,
Trump super PAC spent millions on TV and voter outreach
Crain's New York Business / Posted 15 days ago
Libya during Mrs. Clinton's time as Secretary of State, is featured in the ad, declaring Mrs. Clinton's testimonial at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing about the attack "a disgrace." In "The Difference," Dorothy Woods opines, "We need... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Hillary Clinton's Turn to McCarthyismof the Privacy Act." After consulting with House committee chairman Dante Fasc
Hillary Clinton's Turn to McCarthyism
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
of the Privacy Act." After consulting with House committee chairman Dante Fascell, D-Florida, and a colleague on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Oliver dispatched a couple of investigators to the Archives warehouse in Suitland. The... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Notes on a Republican Campaign for CongressUntil returning to Wisconsin eight months ago he lived in Washington DC where h
Notes on a Republican Campaign for Congress
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
Until returning to Wisconsin eight months ago he lived in Washington DC where he was a national security advisor for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, as well as an advisor for Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's Koch-funded, but ultimately... Read more
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Roll Call
Former Senate Foreign Relations Committee Staffer Wins GOP Nod in Tossup Seatof this term. Ribble backed Gallagher, who has said he will support the GOP pr
Former Senate Foreign Relations Committee Staffer Wins GOP Nod in Tossup Seat
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
of this term. Ribble backed Gallagher, who has said he will support the GOP presidential nominee. After working for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Gallagher served as national security adviser to Gov. Scott Walker's presidential... Read more
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The Atlantic
15 Years After 9/11, Is America Any Safer?to it—is the dirty bomb.The Bomb That Lasts for Decades In March 2002, Joe Bid
15 Years After 9/11, Is America Any Safer?
The Atlantic / Posted 16 days ago
to it—is the dirty bomb.The Bomb That Lasts for Decades In March 2002, Joe Biden, who was then the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, held a hearing in which the president of the Federation of American Scientists used a... Read more
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Roll Call
GOP Primaries Will Shape Democratic Prospects in Two Must-Win Seats32-year-old Marine Corps veteran is a former foreign policy adviser to Gov. Sco
GOP Primaries Will Shape Democratic Prospects in Two Must-Win Seats
Roll Call / Posted 17 days ago
32-year-old Marine Corps veteran is a former foreign policy adviser to Gov. Scott Walker's presidential campaign and former Senate Foreign Relations Committee staffer. Gallagher has outraised his closest opponent in the primary, state Sen. Frank... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Corker disagrees with Trump on NATO importance, but still backs GOP nomineeis counterproductive," Corker said during a visit to Cleveland, Tenn. "I'm in a
Corker disagrees with Trump on NATO importance, but still backs GOP nominee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
is counterproductive," Corker said during a visit to Cleveland, Tenn. "I'm in an incredible place now as chairman of the Senate foreign relations committee. So I would default to the Howard Baker philosophy and that is if a president calls and... Read more
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The Hill
Prison reforms could increase terror riskillogical to question of the odds of this being a reality. Prison radicalizati
Prison reforms could increase terror risk
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
illogical to question of the odds of this being a reality. Prison radicalization is not a theoretical risk. In 2010, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee issued a report identifying three dozen U.S. citizens who converted to Islam while in... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Sen. Corker aide named to Trump transition teama temporary leave of absence for John Rader, who serves as legal counsel to Cor
Sen. Corker aide named to Trump transition team
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
a temporary leave of absence for John Rader, who serves as legal counsel to Corker in the senator's role as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The Post says he will work on presidential appointments for the transition team, headed... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Team Clinton focusing on demise of HezbollahEU countries are designed to build "an unshakable global commitment to destroy
Team Clinton focusing on demise of Hezbollah
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
EU countries are designed to build "an unshakable global commitment to destroy Hezbollah" according to one staffer on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Also being distributed on Capitol Hill are "research papers" from a Iranian opposition... Read more
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Roll Call
New Jersey Senator's Bribery Appeal Deniedhas repeatedly denied any wrongdoing. "I am not going anywhere," the senator h
New Jersey Senator's Bribery Appeal Denied
Roll Call / Posted 20 days ago
has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing. "I am not going anywhere," the senator has previously said. "I'm angry, and ready to fight." The former ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations committee faces 14 counts related to public cor... Read more
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