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Senator Is Shocked At How Little Data The NSA Collects

National Journal | Posted 05.13.2015 | Politics

As the deadline to reauthorize the bulk-data-collection program rapidly approaches, Republican Sen. Bob Corker says that an administration-led classif...

Jessica Schulberg

Tom Cotton's Latest Attempt To Kill The Iran Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 05.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An unexpected procedural maneuver by hawkish freshman Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) on Thursday threatened to torpedo the delicate effort to ...

Jessica Schulberg

Congress' Iran Bill Battle Isn't Over Yet

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 04.15.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The negotiated efforts by members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to unanimously pass a bill to provide congressional oversigh...

Jessica Schulberg

GOP Attempt To Scuttle Obama's Iran Deal Faces Its Own Existential Threats Next Week

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 04.11.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The fragile but growing congressional effort to bring oversight to ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran is at risk of unravelling, as ...

Corker Has Vital Role in Supporting Talks with Iran

Gayle S. Rose | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics
Gayle S. Rose

This goal -- to avoid war with Iran and find a way to peace in the Middle East -- is shared by the majority of U.S. citizens and millions of people around the world. The danger now is that political actors in Iran or in the United States might derail these talks.

Iran's Election Win Warrants U.S. Sanctions Rethink

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 06.17.2013 | Politics
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

As the elections signified, it is the Iranian people who will ultimately shape the destiny of Iran. And it is the Iranian people who have borne the brunt of sanctions, and it is these human impacts that must always be at the forefront of U.S. sanctions policy considerations.

Immigration Reform Now

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Now is the time for immigration reform. Let history be the guide for politicians in Washington because immigration has always enriched the fabric of America.

Ryan Grim

Don't Ask, Don't Tell Opponents Taking Revenge On Russian Arms Treaty

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The repeal of the military's Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy over the weekend was a major victory for the White House, but it is now imperi...

Lucia Graves

Biden's 'Republican Tea Party' Remarks Prompt Negative Reactions On Capitol Hill

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After Vice President Joe Biden said the alternative to a Democratically controlled Congress is the "Republican Tea Party," lawmakers on both sides of ...

Bob Corker Refuses To Say That McCain Is 'Temperamentally Suited To Be President'

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last night on Hannity & Colmes, Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) coyly suggested that Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) does not have the temperament to be president. Whe...