U.S. Senate

Thursday, March 13, 2014 - 00:00
Without a genuine, transparent conversation to address the central concerns raised by the protestors, Venezuela faces a bleak future.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 00:00
As one of Venezuela's most important trading partners, and as a nation whose people take note of the well-being and basic rights of other peoples in our hemisphere and beyond, the United States has an interest in ensuring that human rights are not violat
Monday, February 24, 2014 - 00:00
It is clear to me this is a time that is very important in Cuban- American relations.
Friday, February 14, 2014 - 00:00
Nicolas Maduro and his thugs should know that the world is watching, and that they will be held accountable for their cruelty and violations of human rights.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 00:00
The President and his administration should vigorously enforce all existing U.S. laws to identify and sanction individuals engaging in these human rights violations.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 00:00
It is time to recognize that U.S. policy toward Cuba has been unsuccessful in achieving any of its objectives.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 00:00
Central America's northern tier countries-El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras-will likely struggle to overcome the economic and security problems that plague the region.
Monday, January 27, 2014 - 00:00
In a letter sent to Secretary of State John Kerry today, U.S. Senators Tim Kaine and Mark Warner urged the administration to help ensure that the February 2 presidential elections in El Salvador are free and fair.
Monday, January 13, 2014 - 00:00
The 2014 presidential elections will be a first time that more than 200,000 Salvadorans living abroad -- and specifically here in the United States -- will have a chance to cast a vote to shape the outcome of their nation's presidential election.
Friday, January 10, 2014 - 14:31
Mr. President, I have taken the floor of the Senate--and when I was a Member of the House, the floor of the House--to talk about circumstances that are occurring somewhere in the world where people are being killed, displaced; people are being uprooted simply because of their ethnicity.