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.
March 22, 2007United States
The U.S. government has boosted spending on international broadcasting since 9/11, expanding its reach to the Internet and satellite TV. But critics say these outlets have lost their focus.
November 3, 2006Elections and Voting
Polls continue to show Democrats regaining control of at least one house of Congress in the November 7 elections. If this happens, they could exercise greater oversight of executive bodies and trade …