Representative Rohrabacher on Snowden Asylum

Representative Dana*Rohrabacher (R-CA), chair of the Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia and Emerging Threats,*talked by remote… read more

Representative Dana*Rohrabacher (R-CA), chair of the Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia and Emerging Threats,*talked by remote video from Irvine, California, about issues involving Russia.*He said that it was imperative for the U.S. to have good relations with Russia and said the U.S. government, was over-reacting to the Russian government granting a one-year asylum to former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. He criticized the characterization of Mr. Snowden as a traitor, saying he acted for the good of the American people.

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Representative Rohrabacher on Snowden Asylum

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Program ID:
314482-2
Category:
Interview
Format:
Roundtable
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 10, 2013

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  • Aug 10, 2013 | 2:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 2013 | 1:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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