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February 24, 2015

United States
Play Thornberry.jpg Mac Thornberry on the Budget, National Security, and Policy Reform

Representative Mac Thornberry (R-TX) joins Princeton Universitys James Shinn to discuss threats to U.S. national security and Thornberry’s vision for the House Armed Services Committee

February 24, 2015

United States
Mac Thornberry on the Budget, National Security, and Policy Reform

Mac Thornberry, U.S. Representative (R-TX) and chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, joins Princeton University’s James Shinn to discuss threats to U.S. national security and Thornberry’s…

June 9, 2016

United States
Play USNavy_EC.jpg Improving National Security and U.S. Leadership Abroad: A Conversation with Republican Congressional Leaders

The members of the recently formed Congressional National Security Task Force discuss their goals for protecting the U.S. homeland.

April 22, 2016

Global
Podcast RTX2B76B._Mike Segar.jpg Beyond the Paris Climate Agreement: Implementation and Next Steps

Michael Levi discusses the next steps after the signing of the Paris Climate Agreement, its implementation, and implications for future climate change diplomacy. 

January 19, 2016

United States
Play DONPIC_EC.jpg Jeb Bush on the Challenges for U.S. Foreign Policy

Jeb Bush discusses U.S. foreign policy challenges and opportunities.

May 14, 2013

Defense and Security
Rep Thronberry 03_edited Formalizing Oversight of Military Targeted Killings

On Friday, Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-TX), vice chairman of the house armed services committee (HASC), introduced a bi-partisan bill with twenty-nine co-sponsors. The full text of the bill (H.R. 1914) wa…

May 10, 2013

Defense and Security
Benghazi hearing You Might Have Missed: Syrian Air Defenses? Drones, and Benghazi

Olga Khazan, “Interview: NATO Supreme Allied Commander on Syria and Soft Power,” The Atlantic, May 9, 2013. But one strike is a very different proposition than launching a big campaign. The benefit …

July 11, 2012

United States
The Future of Special Operations Forces

In her testimony before the House Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, Linda Robinson details how U.S. Special Operations Forces can be restructured to bette…

March 7, 2012

United States
John B. Hurford Memorial Lecture: Transforming Foreign Aid: A Conversation with Rajiv Shah

Rajiv Shah, administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development, discusses how foreign assistance and development efforts can spread U.S. values, deter conflict, and shape a more peaceful…

March 7, 2012

United States
John B. Hurford Memorial Lecture: Transforming Foreign Aid

NICHOLAS KRISTOF: This is a(n) on-the-record meeting, and we have people -- council members watching remotely at other locations around the world. They will be submitting questions to this, after fo…