350.org’s outside counsel requested a meeting with the Congressional Science Committee last month to discuss Lamar Smith's subpoenas and issues related to climate change science. According to 350.org, however, its request to meet Smith and the committee has been denied.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Oversight Committee said Tuesday it had received FBI documents related to the agency's recently closed investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server during her tenure as secretary of state. Though...Show More Summary
In a move meant to bolster party unity, the former campaign manager of Bernie Sanders’s failed presidential bid joined leaders of the Democratic National Committee on a conference call Monday night and pledged the senator from Vermont would actively campaign for Hillary Clinton this fall. Jeff Weaver, who guided Sanders’s surprisingly strong challenge to Clinton, […]
On Sunday, The International Olympic Committee (IOC) made an announcement that will no doubt make plenty of people happy, our readership not least among them. Related: Everyone’s Pissed At This Straight Journalist Who Used Grindr To Out Gay Athletes In Rio Following his “gay baiting” story — in which Daily Beast contributor Nico Hines scored Grindr dates [...]
On June 28, 2016, President Obama's Special Envoy to the counter-ISIL coalition testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that the Islamic State as an organization is undergoing its most treacherous time on the battlefield. "The trajectory is positive," Brett McGurk commented in his opening statement. Show More Summary
US Senate Foreign Relations Committee member said that US Secretary of State Kerry should increase efforts to fight human trafficking among the Syrian refugee population.
Kevin Lomangino is the managing editor of HealthNewsReview.org. He tweets as @klomangino. The House Energy and Commerce Committee has been relentless and creative in its public relations campaign to support the 21st Century Cures Act...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that if Russia had engaged in hacking the Democratic National Committee it would be something he would discuss with President Vladimir Putin, but it would not wildly alter their relationship.
First, it was the DNC (Democratic National Committee) whose emails got hacked, possibly by hackers hired by Russia’s military intelligence service, the GRU (also known as APT 28 or Fancy Bear) or by lone hackers on their own. Now, the FBI is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Yet another U.S. Democratic Party group has been hacked, the FBI said today. This latest cyberattack against the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (or DCCC) could be related to an earlier hack against the Democratic National Committee, Reuters reported, citing unnamed sources on the FBI investigation. (more…)
Reuters: The FBI is investigating a cyber intrusion at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) that may be related to an earlier hack at the Democratic National Committee, said four sources familiar with the matter on Thursday. The previously unreported … Continue reading ?
By Joseph Menn, Dustin Volz and Mark Hosenball SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI is investigating a cyber intrusion at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) that may be related to an earlier hack at the Democratic...Show More Summary
Mr. Kaine, a former governor of Virginia who is now on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, speaks fluent Spanish and has a strong friendship with Mrs. Clinton.
The International Olympic Committee is due to make a decision on whether the Russian athletes may take part in the Olympic Games in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro in the coming days, the IOC media relations office told Sputnik on Thursday.
The shortlist includes James G. Stavridis, a former NATO commander, and Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, who is on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, who presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has tapped as a running mate, revealed a misguided view of history while serving on the House International Relations Committee. During an interview...Show More Summary
CLEVELAND (AP) — A super political action committee and related nonprofit group raised more than $15.5 million this spring to help preserve the Senate majority. The bulk of the money, $12 million, was raised by One Nation, a nonprofit that does not have to reveal its donors and is limited in how much money it can spend on overtly political activities such as advertising.
The Supreme Court has asked the Lodha Committee to re-examine the recommendation relating to the presence of two franchise representatives on the IPL Governing Council
The United States should maintain relations with the Turkish military if the coup succeeds in the country, US House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul stated.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Veteran Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky violated House rules by allowing his wife to lobby staff members on a bill he sponsored that was related to her work, the House Ethics Committee said Thursday in a report. In the...Show More Summary