Transcript: President Barack Obama’s press conference on the government shutdown & debt ceiling – Oct. 8, 2013 – Part VI

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Part VI of VI: Transcript of remarks by President Barack Obama on the government shutdown and debt ceiling. The press conference was held on Oct. 8, 2013.

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Kenyan officials say U.S. & British citizens suspected in Nairobi terrorist attack

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Top Kenyan officials say that several U.S. and British citizens may have taken part in the Westgate Mall attack carried out by Al Shabaab, a Somalia-based Islamist militant…

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Transcript: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s remarks on the Westgate Mall terrorist attack – Sept. 24, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on the terrorist attack in the Westgate Mall in Nairobi. The address was televised on NTV Kenya on Tuesday,…

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Transcript: Kenya Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed’s interview with PBS News Hour on the Westgate mall attack – Sept. 23, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Kenya Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed on the Westgate mall terrorist attack. The interview was aired on PBS News Hour on Monday, Sept. 23,…

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Defense civilian employees face 11 days of furlough

Monday, May 20, 2013

Faced with $37 billion in sequester cuts for fiscal year 2013, the Department of Defense will furlough its civilian employees for 11 days from July through September.

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Transcript: Professor Rosa Brooks’s testimony on drones & targeted killing – Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on April 23, 2013

Monday, May 6, 2013

Partial transcript of testimony by Rosa Brooks, Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center, on the “Drone Wars: The Constitutional and Counter-Terrorism Implications of Targeted Killing”. The…

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GOP lawmakers demand Boston bombing suspect be designated an “enemy combatant”

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Several prominent GOP lawmakers have called for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, to be designated an “enemy combatant”, implying that the law of war…

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Transcript: Sen. Susan Collins’s Q&A on the nomination of John Brennan as CIA Director

Monday, February 11, 2013

Transcribed & edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of Sen. Susan Collins’s Q&A on the nomination of White House Counter-Terrorism Adviser John Brennan as the next CIA Director….

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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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List of 138 countries that voted in favor of U.N. ‘Non-Member Observer State’ status for Palestine

Saturday, December 1, 2012

List of the 138 countries that voted in favor of the U.N. General Assembly Resolution to accord Palestine “Non-Member Observer State” status on Nov. 29, 2012: 

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