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House Foreign Affairs Committee 4h
Chairman : Voting is one of the most important rights/responsibilities of those living in a democracy & I congratulate the 600 million Indians who exercised this right...U.S. Congress looks forward to continue working with .
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House Foreign Affairs Committee 5h
Chairman : I congratulate on his re-election as President of and the millions of Indonesians who participated in this important democratic exercise. I urge all Indonesians to respect the election’s outcomes and the democratic process.
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Ryan Goodman 6h
As POTUS tweets negative stuff about Tillerson for doing a public service briefing Congress.... On a much grander and important scale, Chair of House Foreign Affairs Committee sent a signal for other former and current USG officials to come forward👇
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House Foreign Affairs Committee 6h
Chairman : Thank you to , & for advancing my Caesar bill to crack down on the regime and supporters. This bill is urgently needed to help end the conflict in Syria, save lives, & give the U.S. more leverage.
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House Foreign Affairs Committee 21h
Replying to @RepEliotEngel
Chairman : Current and former Executive Branch employees have a statutory right to speak to Congress without fear of retribution. The White House’s sweeping, indefensible claims of Executive Privilege are no bar to this.
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House Foreign Affairs Committee 21h
🚨 Chair : It’s become clear that across the govt, Trump is trying to shut down any inquiry into what his Admin is doing. That’s why Rex Tillerson’s appearance before the Committee was so heartening. Read Sec. Tillerson’s prepared statement:
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Rep. Colin Allred 22h
From providing relief for the humanitarian crisis in Northern Triangle countries to strengthening U.S. allies to defending the free press -- I’m proud we passed nine bipartisan bills out of the Affairs Committee today.
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Rep. Lois Frankel 21h
My colleagues & I worked hard on a resolution to condemn Saudi Arabia's continued detention & alleged abuse of women's rights activists & it just passed unanimously through ! Pleased Congress is prioritizing the human rights of these advocates
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House Foreign Affairs Committee 23h
"We have 9 good, bipartisan bills before us today. I’m pleased to support every one of them." Chairman at today's full committee markup of various measures:
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
STARTING NOW❗️
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
Replying to @RepEliotEngel
"It really makes you cry. Hundreds of thousands of innocents murdered at the hands of a brutal dictator—a butcher—Bashar al . Barrel bombs and chemical weapons used against civilians." Chairman 's opening remarks at hearing on .
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
🔜 markup of -H.R. 2615 -H.R. 2744 -H.R. 598 -H.R. 2140 -H.R. 2023 -H.R. 2046 -H.Res. 129 -H.Res. 372 -H.Res. 345 Watch it live:
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
Replying to @RepEliotEngel
"It is long past time to take a fresh look at U.S. drug policy and make sure we have the best strategy moving forward." Chairman after swearing in members of the Western Hemisphere Drug Policy Commission. Read more about the commission here:
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CSPAN May 22
. HouseForeignGOP hearing on President Trump's Syria Strategy – LIVE online here:
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
Watch and other members examine the Trump Administration’s strategy in ⬇️
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
Replying to @RepEliotEngel
Through the we’re improving the lives of huge numbers of people. We’re also advancing our own interests by eliminating the root causes that allow extremism to fester and drive threats to our own security. -Chairman
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
🚨Violence and violent conflict have become the leading causes of displacement worldwide. ✅The directs , & to designate 6+ priority countries/regions and implement 10-year plans for addressing fragility in those areas.
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AllforPeacebuilding May 20
🚨🚨 Just in: The passed the House of Representatives. Now onto the Senate!
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
"The U.S. must get ahead of the extremist threat if we want to ensure our own security." -Chairman On Monday, the House passed the which gives the U.S. the tools to address root causes of violence and instability in countries around the world.
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House Foreign Affairs Committee May 22
1 million of the world’s species are threatened with extinction by humans. We must to prevent a mass extinction.
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