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Richard Verma would make an outstanding Ambassador to India US Congressmen

Sep 19, 2014

Richard Verma would make an outstanding Ambassador to India US Congressmen

Top American lawmakers and eminent Indian-Americans have hailed President Barack Obama's decision to nominate Richard Rahul Verma as his next envoy to India, noting that he would make an excellent ambassador. #United States #World #Barack Obama #US congress #US Senate #Richard Verma
Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal considering a 2016 run for president

Sep 17, 2014

Indian-American governor Bobby Jindal considering a 2016 run for president

Louisianas Indian-American Republican Governor Bobby Jindal has acknowledged that hes considering a 2016 run for president, and will make his decision after the November Congressional elections. #Politics #Obama #US #Democrats #Bobby Jindal #US congress #Republican #Jimmy Carter #2016 elections #Louisiana governor
US Congress may vote next week on Obama's IS attack plan

Sep 12, 2014

US Congress may vote next week on Obama's IS attack plan

US lawmakers may wait until next week or beyond to vote on training and equipping Syrian rebels in order to debate US President Barack Obama's strategy to defeat militant extremists in Iraq and Syria. #World #Barack Obama #Syria #NewsTracker #US congress #Iraq #islamic-state
Will conduct airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, says Obama

Sep 11, 2014

Will conduct airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, says Obama

United States President Barack Obama says it will take time to eradicate Islamic State extremists but is offering no timetable for how long the United States will conduct airstrikes against the group in Iraq and Syria. #United States #World #Barack Obama #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Middle East #US congress #Iraq #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS

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Will conduct airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, says Obama

Sep 17, 2014

House of Representatives approves Obama plan to arm Syrian rebels

Vote passes 273-156 as Obama seeks to reassure lawmakers and Americans who fear the US will be drawn into a ground war Doubts over US strategy in Syria grew on Wednesday as a key vote in Congress allowing the arming and training of groups fighting ag... #Barack Obama #U.S. House of Representatives #United States #Syria #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party
Will conduct airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, says Obama

Sep 19, 2014

How U.S. House members from Oregon -- and elsewhere -- overcome voter disgust with Congress

Oregon's U.S. representatives are all strong bets for re-election, reflecting national predictions that about 90 percent of incumbents will win another term despite strong voter anger with Congress... #Barack Obama #U.S. House of Representatives #United States #Syria #U.S. Democratic Party #U.S. Republican Party
Will conduct airstrikes against Islamic State in Syria, says Obama

Sep 17, 2014

Obama: Ebola one day, extremist threat the next

Underscoring the multiple challenges facing his administration, President Barack Obama consulted with military officials Wednesday about the U.S. counterterrorism campaign against Islamic State militants, just a day after boosting the U.S. response t... #West Africa #Middle East #Barack Obama #Chuck Hagel #Tampa #U.S. Congress #Petro Poroshenko #Susan E. Rice #Peter Visclosky