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    Tactics for Promoting Democracy

    Diplomatic, academic, and legal experts talked about the tactics for promoting democracy.  br/ This panel was part of the Foreign Policy Research Institute and Kennan Institute’s…

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    Promoting Democracy

    Diplomatic, academic, and legal experts talked about the importance of assistance to nations that are exploring democratic reforms or newly democratic states.  br/ This panel was part…

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    Immigration and the Dream Act

    Panelists from Texas talked about the status of undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children and the application of the “Dream Act,” a path to residency for…

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    U.S. Deportation System

    Panelists talked about the Migration Policy Institute’s new report on changes to the U.S. deportation system since the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) took over the…

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    Marijuana Legalization and International Drug Treaties

    Panelists talked about the potential effects of marijuana legislation on U.S. foreign policy, as well as the global drug control treaty system, which has banned marijuana except for medical…

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    Book Discussion on Border Insecurity

    Sylvia Longmire talked about her book, Border Insecurity, in which she takes a critical look at U.S. border security and argues that until the federal government makes border security a…

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    United States and World Leadership

    Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman talked about the costs and consequences of the United State’s role in world leadership and responded to the question, “Is America an umpire or an…

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    International Monetary Fund News Conference

    International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde briefed reporters and responded to questions before the International Monetary Fund-World Bank Group annual meeting at…

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    World Bank Group News Conference

    World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim briefed reporters and responded to questions at the beginning of the International Monetary Fund-World Bank Group annual meeting at the IMF Building…

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    U.S.-Mexico Border Security

    State and federal officials from Texas talked about security along the U.S.-Mexico border, the increase in undocumented immigrants, and resources required to prevent violence, crime, and…

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    Secretary Jeh Johnson on Border Security

    Secretary Jeh Johnson delivered remarks on the history and future of U.S. border security. He talked about immigration policy and the spike in unaccompanied immigrant children over the…

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    U.S. Foreign Policy and International Conflicts

    Former Secretary of State Colin Powell discussed foreign policy and the U.S. approach to handling the situation in Iraq and Syria. He also commented on the use of the military in…

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    Presidential Authority to Use Military Force

    Foreign policy analysts talked about the legality of U.S. airstrikes against ISIL* militants in Iraq and Syria without a declaration of war by Congress. Topics included executive power…

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    Hispanic Voters and U.S. Foreign Policy

    Foreign policy and political experts talked about the Latino voter perceptions of U.S. foreign policy on voting patterns in the 2014 midterm elections. Topics included immigration,…

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    Visa Waiver Program and National Security

    Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff talked about the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) which allows citizens of certain countries to travel to the U.S. for up to 90 days without a…

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    Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Historical Perspective

    Experts discussed their recent research on German, Mexican, and Asian immigrant entrepreneurship. br/ br/ This “Congressional Briefing on Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Historical…

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    Global Poverty

    Jacqueline Novogratz, founder and chief executive officer of Acumen, talked about the work of her company and how entrepreneurial approaches could help to address global poverty. She…

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    President Obama at Congressional Hispanic Caucus Dinner

    President Obama spoke at an awards dinner hosted by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute. He talked about the need for immigration reform and called on Hispanics to vote in the…

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    Immigration Policy

    Members of Congress, Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, and public policy experts talked about U.S. immigration policies and ways to improve them. In his opening address, Secretary Perez…

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    Missouri's German Americans During World War I

    Petra DeWitt talked about German-Americans in Missouri during World War I. German-Americans made up one of the largest immigrant groups in the state at the time and were often scrutinized…

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