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  • Concerns Raised About Presidents Stability at Nuclear Weapons Authority Hearing
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    Nuclear Weapons Authority

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing to consider the rules and guidelines for the authority to order the use of nuclear weapons. Members considered the conditions under…

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  • Senate Armed Services Panel Takes Up Pentagon Nominations
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    Defense Department Nominations

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a confirmation hearing for several Defense Department nominees. Among them was Mark Espers, nominated to be the next Army secretary. He talked about…

    710 views
  • Small Business Panel Examines Economic Impact of Entrepreneurial Women
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    Small Business and Entrepreneurship

    The Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee held a hearing to consider the impact and leadership of women in the U.S. economy. Three women testified about their experiences…

    304 views
  • US Senate Debates Executive Nominations
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    Senate Session

    The Senate approved the nomination of Peter Robb to be general counsel pf the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Members also voted to limit debate on the nomination of William Wehrum…

    618 views
  • Secretaries Tillerson and Mattis Opposed to Limits on New War Authorization
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    Authorization for Use of Military Force

    Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the authorization for use of military force (AUMF). They told the…

    2,217 views
  • State Department Officials Testify on US Policy Toward Myanmar
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    U.S. Policy Toward Myanmar

    Three State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development officials testified at a hearing on U.S.-Myanmar relations, with a focus on the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in that nation’s…

    508 views
  • US Senate Takes Up Judicial Nominations
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    Senate Session

    The Senate continued work on Scott Palk’s nomination to be a district judge for the Western District of Oklahoma.

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  • Senator Schumer to President Stop Tweeting and Start Leading
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    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following his caucus’s weekly luncheon, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) called President Trump’s presidency a “total flop,” saying that he needed to “stop tweeting and start leading.” He…

    800 views
  • White House Cyber Coordinator Declines to Testify at Cyber Defense Strategy Hearing
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    U.S. Cyber Defense Strategy

    The Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the nation’s cybersecurity and defense capabilities against cyber attacks. Witnesses included representatives from the Defense Department,…

    1,389 views
  • Hearing Focuses on Food for Peace Program Modernization
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    Food for Peace Program

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Food for Peace program, as well as on ways to distribute food aid more effectively around the…

    266 views
  • Pentagon Leaders Testify on Political and Security Situation in Afghanistan
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    Political and Security Situation in Afghanistan

    Defense Secretary James Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Joseph Dunford appeared before the Senate Armed Services Committee to discuss the president’s strategy in Afghanistan. Committee Chair…

    1,145 views
  • Joint Chiefs of Staff General Dunford Testifies on Reappointment
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    Joint Chiefs of Staff Reappointment

    General Joseph Dunford testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on his nomination to serve a second term as chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He assessed various ongoing…

    1,119 views
  • Senate Democrats Hold Hearing on Voting Rights
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    Voting Rights

    Senate Democrats heard testimony from a number of policy experts on the state of voting rights in the U.S. following the establishment of the Trump administration’s Presidential Advisory…

    256 views
  • US Ambassador to Russia Nominee Jon Huntsman Testifies on Capitol HIll
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    U.S. Russian Ambassador and Assistant Secretary of State Confirmation Hearings

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the nominations of former U.S. Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman to be ambassador to Russia and A. Wess Mitchell to serve as assistant secretary…

    6,196 views
  • Naval Leadership Scolded Over Warship Collisions
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    Navy Incidents at Sea

    Navy Secretary Richard Spencer and Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the recent ship incidents at sea. In August…

    7,243 views
  • US Senate Debates NLRB Nomination
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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate voted to limit debate on the nomination of William Emanuel to be a member of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Several members made speeches about the latest proposal…

    408 views
  • State Department Nominees Pressed on Management and Afghanistan Strategy
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    Pending Nominations

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a nomination hearing for several State Department posts, including the U.S. ambassadors to Afghanistan and Bahrain and the executive director…

    531 views
  • Acting NASA Administrator Testifies on FY 2018 Budget Request
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    Fiscal Year 2018 NASA Budget

    Acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot testified at a hearing on his agency’s fiscal year 2018 budget. Members questioned him about cuts to programs in areas such as education, earth science…

    551 views
  • Vatican Nominee Callista Gingrich Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    State Department Nominations

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing for the nomination of four candidates for State Department positions. The nominees were Callista Gingrich to be U.S. ambassador to the…

    2,041 views
  • Secretary Tillerson Pushes Back Against Charge of Recless and Radical Cuts
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    Fiscal Year 2018 State Department Budget

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testified at a hearing on his department’s fiscal year 2018 budget request, which cuts funding by 28 percent. He was asked to defend the Trump…

    1,501 views
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