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Cory Gardner Is Front And Center On North Korea Threat

By Shaun Boyd

DENVER (CBS4) – The U.S. military flexed its military muscle for North Korea overnight by launching an unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile from Southern California. 399 more words


U.S. Senate: No agreement yet on sanctions on Russia


JULY 25, 2017, 7:15 A.M. E.D.T.

WASHINGTON — Long-delayed legislation to impose new sanctions on Russia hit another snag on Monday when the influential Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said the announcement of a deal to move the bill forward was premature. 458 more words

U.S. lawmakers reach deal on sanctions bill for Russia, Iran, North Korea


JULY 22, 2017 / 12:06 PM

Missiles are driven past the stand with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and other high ranking officials during a military parade marking the 105th birth anniversary of country’s founding father, Kim Il Sung, in Pyongyang April 15, 2017. 305 more words

Rand Paul Berates Senate - "We've Been At War Illegally For A Long Time Now"

“Are we going to defeat an ideology by killing people?”

Senator Rand Paul once again proved that he is a Constitutionalist and a principled non-interventionist by reminding the Senate of his staunch opposition to the US being illegally engaged in war for the best part of two decades. 38 more words

Today: Tillerson Before SFRC and Appropriations Hearings For FY18 State Dept Budget Request

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America's food must save the world

Today in look for the helpers: On March 22, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee met with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and one of the things they talked about was changes they plan to put forward in this year’s farm bill to make it easier (and faster) for the U.S. 288 more words

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Senate Panel Clears Rex Tillerson For Secretary of State, Full Vote Likely Next Week

Posted: 3:17 am ET
Updated: 3:38 pm PT
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On January 23, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC) cleared the nomination of Rex Tillerson to be President Trump’s Secretary of State with members voting along party lines, 11-10.   328 more words

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