U.S. Government

Friday, July 11, 2014 - 05:43
We cannot lead if we are not there and we can’t be there if the Senate won’t confirm our best and brightest. This is a moment to show that we speak with one voice on American leadership and that our democratic institutions can still advise and consent instead of defer and delay.
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 09:15
The U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Commerce published regulations today that streamline U.S. export controls on certain military electronics by shifting less sensitive equipment, parts, and components from Category XI of the Department’s U.S. Munitions List (USML) to the Department of Commerce’s Commerce Control List (CCL).
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 08:08
This year’s Trafficking in Persons Report offers a roadmap for the road ahead as we confront the scourge of trafficking." -- John F. Kerry, Secretary of State
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 06:24
Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Arms Control, Verification, and Compliance, Frank A. Rose spoke about the Obama administrations commitment to ballistic missile defense, specifically the missile defense budget request for FY2015 and cooperation on missile defense with U.S. allies.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 13:51
The Department of State is pleased to announce its first release of foreign assistance obligation and disbursement data on ForeignAssistance.gov.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 06:40
Spokesperson Marie Harf discusses the upcoming nuclear talks with Iran, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Iraq, Egypt's presidential inauguration, counterterrorism and Guantanamo Bay, the search for the missing girls in Nigeria, humanitarian aid in Syria, Middle East peace talks, and the CIA's twitter account
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 10:05
In his West Point speech, the President will announce that he would ask Congress to support a new Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund (CTPF), which will provide the flexibility and resources required to respond to emerging needs as terrorist threats around the world continue to evolve.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 14:42
Today, as part of this effort, I am calling on Congress to support a new Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund of up to $5 billion, which will allow us to train, build capacity, and facilitate partner countries on the front lines.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 14:49
Spokesperson Jen Psaki addresses the State Department's annual terrorism report, Lebanon's presidential elections, and Turkey's democratic process.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 11:56
The Department of State provides to Congress a full and complete annual report on terrorism for those countries and groups meeting the criteria.