Category Archives: Foreign Nations

Civil Rights Make no Appearance in Obama NATO Afghanistan Address

-By Warner Todd Huston One of George W. Bush’s real achievements in Afghanistan was his push for civil rights for Afghani women. Real successes were had as girls were at last allowed to go to school and women began to … Continue reading

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A Blogger at NATO 2012, What I Saw on Day One

-By Warner Todd Huston I was awarded press credentials for NATO’s 2012 Summit in Chicago and, having no idea what to expect, what I found on day one was a study in contrasts. What occurred was sometimes amusing, often mundane, … Continue reading

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Roskam Meets with Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat in Washington

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) sat down with the Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat to discuss the future of Jerusalem and the economic development of the city … Continue reading

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Ill. Reps Roskam/Hultgren Reaffirm U.S. Support for Israel

-By Warner Todd Huston Republican Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam (6th District) and Randy Hultgren (14th District) voted in favor of the US-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act last week. The pair released statements on their votes. Roskam Statement on US-Israel Enhanced … Continue reading

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Chairman Manzullo: U.S. Must Proceed Cautiously with Burma to Ensure Political Reforms Continue

From Rep. Don Manzullo (R., 16th District)… [WASHINGTON] – Congressman Don Manzullo (R-IL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia & the Pacific, today said political reforms implemented in Burma the past year are encouraging, but the United … Continue reading

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Manzullo: North Korea Remains Just As Dangerous and Unstable Under Kim Jong Un

From Rep. Don Manzullo (R., 16th District)… [WASHINGTON] – U.S. Rep. Don Manzullo (R-IL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, today said the miniscule glimmer of hope North Korea created in February when it … Continue reading

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Kinzinger Calls for Secure Border and Legal Process to Immigration After Military Duty

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Following his nine days of military duty in Houston, Texas, Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) today made the following remarks on the floor of the U.S. House … Continue reading

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Kinzinger Speaks Out on North Korea’s Failure of Long-Fange Missile Tests

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 11th District)… Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) today made the following remarks on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives regarding North Korea’s failure of the long-range missile … Continue reading

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Manzullo Issues Statement on North Korea’s Rocket Test

From Rep. Don Manzullo (R., 16th District)… [WASHINGTON] – Congressman Donald Manzullo, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, issued the following statement in response to news reports concerning North Korea’s rocket test: “The North Korean regime has … Continue reading

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Walsh Calls on President to Distance Himself from Muslim Brotherhood

From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… “I call on the President not to meet with or recognize groups that do not respect women’s rights and basic freedoms.” WASHINGTON – Congressman Joe Walsh (IL-8) released the … Continue reading

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