May 2, 2007Congresses and Parliaments
A recent trip to Syria by the Speaker of the House has set off a debate over the role of legislators in conducting foreign policy.
August 8, 2012Trade
President Obama signed a new law requiring his budget office to provide details on how it will implement $109 billion in automatic budget cuts for January 2013 (TheHill). The law was passed unanimous…
June 28, 2007Russia
President Vladimir Putin continues to downplay atrocities by Stalin. Some see Russia’s refusal to come to grips with its Soviet past haunting relations with the West.