Transcript: Federal Bureau of Prisons Director Charles Samuels’ testimony on solitary confinement before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on June 19, 2012

Friday, October 25, 2013

Partial transcript of testimony of Charles Samuels, Director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, on solitary confinement. The hearing on “Reassessing Solitary Confinement: The Human Rights, Fiscal, and…

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Transcript: Q&A with Emma Sky on the state of Iraq 10 years after the U.S. invasion

Monday, April 8, 2013

Partial transcript of Q&A with Emma Sky, Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University and former political advisor to General Raymond Odierno during…

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Napolitano: Sequestration will increase wait times at airports & cruise terminals

Thursday, February 14, 2013
WTF Janet Napolitan 2.14.13

Sequestration will force the Department of Homeland Security to cut the work hours of transportation security personnel, leading to longer wait times at airports and cruise terminals, according…

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Transcript: Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on the DOD’s response to the Benghazi attack & impact of sequestration

Friday, February 8, 2013

Transcribed & edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of testimony by Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta on the DOD’s response to the attack against the U.S. consulate in…

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Inspector General foresees reconstruction oversight challenges in Afghanistan after U.S. troop withdrawal in 2014

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) John Sopko at the Center for Strategic and International Studies on Feb. 4, 2013. SOURCE: CSIS.org

Overseeing reconstruction projects and programs in Afghanistan will become increasingly difficult – and in some cases, impossible – after the withdrawal of U.S. troops in 2014, according to…

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John Kerry underscores need for better embassy security in his welcome remarks to State Department employees

Monday, February 4, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry addressing State Department employees on Feb. 4, 2013. SOURCE: State.gov

Addressing State Department employees on his first day as Secretary of State, John Kerry pledged that improving security at U.S. embassies and consulates abroad will be one of…

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Transcript: Clinton’s response to Sen. Tim Kaine’s questions on the temporary status of the Benghazi consulate & the practice of hiring local security guards

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of Q&A between Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the attacks against the U.S. consulate in…

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Transcript: Clinton’s response to Sen. Tom Udall’s question on the State Department’s handling of high-threat posts overseas

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of Q&A between Sen. Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the attacks against the U.S. consulate in…

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Transcript: Clinton’s response to Sen. John Barrasso’s questions on the security arrangements in place before the 9/11 Benghazi attack

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of Q&A between Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wy.) and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the attacks against the U.S. consulate in…

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Transcript: Clinton’s response to Sen. Chris Coons’s question the U.S. role in North Africa

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of Q&A between Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the attacks against the U.S. consulate in…

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