U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was grilled in the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee this afternoon. Yesterday, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs...
Today, Secretary of State John Kerry appeared before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to discuss the United States' strategy to defeat the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), a terrorist organization that is killing innocent, unarmed civilians in both Iraq and Syria.
ISIS 'must be defeated, period, end of story,' Secretary of State John Kerry declared Wednesday amid bitter Senate feuding over whether the White House has legal authority to go after ISIS terrorists.
Wednesday at the Senate Foreign Relation Committee hearing on U.S. strategy for combating ISIS, after a clearly frustrated Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) grilled Secretary of State John Kerry on the administrations strategy against ISIS, Kerry oddly winked and made a glib comment about their long standing tradition of "enjoyable" debates. Show More Summary
Wednesday at the Senate Foreign Relation Committee hearing on U.S. strategy for combating ISIS, after Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) criticized Secretary of State John Kerry, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) was left "shaking and trembling" in shock. Show More Summary
Wednesday at the Senate Foreign Relation Committee hearing on U.S. strategy for combating ISIS, Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) criticized President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry as "three senators" exercising "terrible judgment" on the U.S. Show More Summary
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) applauds Senator John Thune (R-SD) and Representatives Pete Olson (R-TX) and Bob Latta (R-OH)Read the Rest...
"I respect the right of Code Pink to protest and to use that right," the former Massachusetts senator said. The post John Kerry Calls On Code Pink To Support Military Action In Iraq appeared first on ThinkProgress.
One of the things that I liked most about Barack Obama when he was first running for the US Presidency was his philosophy about talking to one's enemies. In a presidential debate on July 24, 2007 with Senator John McCain, candidate Obama...Show More Summary
Secretary of State John Kerry is testifying before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the Obama Administration’s strategy for combatting the militant group Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS).
(John Hinderaker) You are probably generally aware of the situation in Kansas, where long-time (and not very inspiring) Senator Pat Roberts survived a primary challenge by insurgent Milton Wolf, but was badly weakened for the primary election. Show More Summary
Oklahoma lawmaker John Bennett says Muslims want to destroy the West "from within," dismisses idea of Islamophobia
Oklahoma state Senator John Bennett (R) came under fire last week for comments he made about Muslims in America. The Tulsa World reports that yesterday he doubled down on those comments, refusing to apologize “because I’m right, and they know I’m right.” Bennett claims that...
The Kentucky senator uses the debunked “McCain met with ISIS!” story to argue against a plan to arm Syrian rebels
Senator John McCain gets to…
As Senator John McCain (R-AZ) criticized the Obama administration’s “inadequate response” to ISIS and advocated an even stronger U.S. military presence in Iraq and Syria during a Senate hearing Tuesday he was interrupted by a young woman protester from the organization Code Pink who voiced her opposition to the war.
Except for one sinister snicker when Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) expelled rowdy Code Pink protestors, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) did not look at all pleased this morning during the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on the ISIS hreat...Show More Summary
Protesters from the group Code Pink repeatedly interrupted Senate hearings on military action the U.S. is taking against ISIS, an army of Islamic radicals in Iraq. At a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Tuesday, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was thanking the committee for their support...
A pugnacious Senator John McCain (R-AZ) told Sean Hannity Monday night, quite forcefully, that reports the Syrian Free Army had signed a ceasefire with ISIS were false, and that he didn't particularly want to hear Senator Rand Paul's (R-KY) opinion about anything having to do with the Middle East.
Monday on WSAU in Wausau,WI, Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) said, he has "a real problem," with President Barack Obama "not being forthright with the American public" about the real danger of ISIS and what it will take to fight them. Johnson said, "You have to be honest with the American public -- we already have American combat personnel in Iraq. Show More Summary