Testimony by CFR fellows and experts before Congress.
Robert K. Knake testifies before the House of Representatives Committee on Science and Technology on the role of attack attribution in preventing cyber attacks and how attribution technologies can affect the anonymity and the privacy of Internet users.
See more in United States; Cybersecurity
Shannon K. O'Neil testifies before the U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Foreign Affairs and Committee on Homeland Security on the way forward for U.S.-Mexico security cooperation.
See more in Drug Trafficking and Control; Immigration; United States; Mexico
Stephen Sestanovich testifies before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs' Subcommittee on Terrorism, Non-Proliferation, and Trade on the need to repeal the Jackson-Vanik amendment.
See more in Weapons of Mass Destruction; Russian Federation
Elizabeth C. Economy testifies before the U.S.-China Economic & Security Review Commission of the U.S. House of Representatives on China's evolving climate change diplomacy and relations with the developing world, as well as implications for the U.S. policy and investment.
See more in China; Environmental Policy; Climate Change
Edward Alden testifies before the House Committee on Homeland Security on the obstacles preventing the U.S. government from accurately identifying those who come lawfully to the United States but then overstay their terms of entry.
See more in United States; Immigration
Princeton N. Lyman provides the House Committee on Foreign Affairs' Subcommittee on Africa with an update on U.S. policy toward the continent, and explains why the United States may experience diminishing leverage with these countries.
See more in Africa (sub-Saharan); United States; Foreign Aid
Sheila A. Smith discusses the opportunities ahead for the United States and Japan before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs' Subcommittee on Asia.
See more in Japan; United States; Politics and Strategy
Michael A. Levi testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on the state of global efforts to combat climate change, prospects for the ongoing United Nations climate negotiations, and climate policy in Europe and India.
See more in Climate Change; India; United States
Charles A. Kupchan testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the future of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
See more in NATO; Defense and Security; United States; Europe
Stephen Biddle testifies before the U.S. House Committee on Armed Services on the options before the U.S. in Afghanistan.
See more in Afghanistan; Defense Strategy; Defense and Security; United States
Elizabeth C. Economy testifies before the Congressional-Executive Commission on China about China's efforts in the realm of human rights, the rule of law, and the environment, and the prospects for U.S.-China cooperation on these issues.
See more in Human Rights; China; Rule of Law
Stephen Biddle testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on the case for war in Afghanistan.
See more in Defense and Security; Defense Strategy; United States; Afghanistan
Scott A. Snyder testifies before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs' Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment; and Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade. His testimony addresses North Korea’s nuclear and missile tests and Six-Party talks.
See more in United States; Nonproliferation, Arms Control, and Disarmament; South Korea; North Korea; Missile Defense
Charles D. Ferguson gives an "Assessment of the Proliferation Risks of Spent Fuel Reprocessing and Alternative Nuclear Waste Management Strategies," before the House Committee on Science and Technology.
See more in Proliferation; Nuclear Energy; Global
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Scott G. Borgerson discusses the melting Arctic, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
See more in Arctic; Climate Change
See more in Congo, Democratic Republic of; United States; Conflict Prevention; Diplomacy and Statecraft
See more in Climate Change; Arctic; Defense and Security
See more in Russian Federation; United States; Politics and Strategy
Bruce W. MacDonald, author of the Council Special Report China, Space Weapons, and U.S. Security testifies before the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces and focuses on three questions: 1) Does U.S. overall space policy advance space security? 2) Does the United States invest resources so as to best protect and defend space assets? 3) What role can diplomacy play in advancing space security?
See more in Technology and Foreign Policy; Space; China