Michelle R. Jones is the Director of Breaking News for the Alabama Media Group. When the tragic news broke earlier this week that the husband of former Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris had committed suicide, Jones tweetedShow More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There has been no decision made yet on whether U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will go to Geneva for Iran nuclear talks, the State Department said on Friday.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on November 21, 2013, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing to examine the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. [AP Photo] Yesterday,...Show More Summary
U.S.: Legendary Cuban jazz musician Arturo Sandoval and Nobel Prize winner Dr. Mario Molina of Mexico were among the sixteen Medal of Freedom recipients honored this week. Latin America: Secretary of State John Kerry claimed that “the era of the Monroe Doctrine is over” but does U.S. Show More Summary
(CAIRO) — Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood lashed out Friday at U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for saying the Islamist group “stole” the 2011 popular uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak, saying he was twisting facts. Thousands...Show More Summary
(CNN) - In the crucial swing state of Florida, former Gov. Jeb Bush appears to be the top contender among a crop of potential GOP presidential candidates, while former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is the overwhelming favorite for Democratic voters, according to a new poll. The Quinnipiac University survey also indicates that if the […]
Paul R. Pillar The distinguished career of George Shultz culminated in his service as secretary of state for most of Ronald Reagan's presidency. Shultz showed at the time his ability to discern Reagan's intentions better than some other senior members of the same administration. Show More Summary
Secretary of State Kerry said remarks by Iran’s leader were “inflammatory” and could hurt talks to curb Tehran’s nuclear program.
"This treaty is not about changing America," Secretary of State John Kerry told the Senate. "This treaty is about America changing the world." The post Advocates, Administration Unite To Nudge Disabilities Treaty Over The Finish Line appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The husband of former Florida Secretary of State, Katherine Harris, whose role in determining the outcome of the 2000 presidential election drew national attention, was found dead on Tuesday.
According to the state of Kansas, some voters are qualified to vote for President, but not for Governor or Secretary of State. Why? The state has set up a two-tiered system for voter registration, arbitrarily separating voters into two unequal classes. Show More Summary
Days ago, at the headquarters of the Organization of American States in Washington, Secretary of State Kerry undertook to declare the 1823 Monroe Doctrine ended. Beginning by saying that he was ‘happy to be here’ because it is such a short drive from his office, Kerry called for a ‘partnership of equals’ before immediately launching [...]
Flip sides of the COIN Just hours after US Secretary of State John Kerry had announced a deal had been reached, Afghan President Hamid Karzai postponed the signing of a security agreement with the US until after next April’s elections. American officials were still recently hoping for a very rapid conclusion to these negotiations. Here’s […]
R (on the application of London Christian Radio Ltd & Christian Communications Partnerships) v Radio Advertising Clearance Centre (Respondent) & Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport (Interested Party)  EWCA Civ 1495 – read judgment The ban on Christian Radio’s proposed advert seeking data on the “marginalisation of Christians” in the workplace was […]
On November 20th Secretary of State John Kerry countered an Afghan official's claim that President Obama would apologize to "President Hamid Karzai or [the Afghan people] as part of [a security] deal." According to The New York Times,...Show More Summary
Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Wednesday that a text had been agreed on between the US and the government of President Hamid Karzai concerning a post-2014 role for US troops in the country. It still has to be approved by a Loya Jirga, a gathering of 2000 notables and clan leaders. The details [...]
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, and U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker listen to an exhibitor at the Innovation Showcase, held as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Kuala Lumpur on October 11, 2013. Show More Summary
After combat operations end in 2014, America plans to keep a presence in Afghanistan, because we can never, ever leave a place once we go in. US secretary of state John Kerry, who had been in difficult long-distance negotiations with Afghan president Hamid Karzai throughout the week, announced the agreement in Washington on Wednesday, ahead […]
Geneva — American and Iranian negotiators settled into a luxury hotel here for several days of talks designed to hash out the final details of what could be a historic nuclear deal. Secretary of State John Kerry and other foreign secretaries are watching the talks closely, ready to fly to Geneva at a moment's notice if an agreement is reached. U.S. Show More Summary
(CNN) – Colorado's gone blue the past two presidential elections, but a new poll indicates Republican Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey leading former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a hypothetical 2016 showdown for the state's nine electoral votes. According to a Quinnipiac University survey released Wednesday, 46% of Colorado voters say if the […]