Congressional Testimony


December | November | October | September | August | July | June | May | April | March | February | January
2017


December
12/07/17 Counterterrorism Efforts in Africa;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Statement Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
12/06/17 Beyond ISIS: Countering Terrorism, Radicalization, and Promoting Stability in North Africa;  Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales; Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Subcommittee on the Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism; Washington, DC


November
11/09/17 Political Crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Y. Yamamoto, Bureau of African Affairs; Statement Before The House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations; Washington, DC


October
10/30/17 The Authorizations for the Use of Military Force: Administration Perspective;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
10/24/17 Assessing U.S. Policy Towards Burma: Geopolitical, Economic, and Humanitarian Considerations;  Deputy Assistant Secretary W. Patrick Murphy, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Statement Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
10/05/17 The Rohingya Crisis: U.S. Response to the Tragedy in Burma;  Deputy Assistant Secretary W. Patrick Murphy, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Statement Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC


September
09/28/17 Evaluating Sanctions Enforcement and Policy Options on North Korea: Administration Perspectives; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Statement on North Korea Policy Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; Washington, DC
09/27/17 Rwanda: Democracy Thwarted; Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Y. Yamamoto, Bureau of African Affairs; Statement Before The House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations; Washington, DC
09/26/17 Managing Security Assistance To Support Foreign Policy; Acting Assistant Secretary Tina S. Kaidanow, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs; Opening Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
09/26/17 The Department of State Redesign;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Testimony Before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
09/13/17 The Future of Democracy and Governance in Liberia; Statement Before The House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations; Washington, DC
09/13/17 The Future of Democracy and Governance in Liberia; Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Y. Yamamoto, Bureau of African Affairs; Statement Before The House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations; Washington, DC
09/12/17 Adapting U.S. Counternarcotics Efforts in Colombia;  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; Prepared Statement before the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control; Washington, DC
09/12/17 North Korea Policy; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Prepared Statement Before the House of Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
09/08/17 9/11 to ISIS and Beyond: The Future of Terrorism (And What we can do About it);  Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales; Bipartisan Policy Center Conference; Washington, DC
09/07/17 U.S. Department of State Counterterrorism Bureau: The FY 2018 Budget;  Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales; Statement Before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade of the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC


August
08/02/17 Assessing the Colombia Peace Process: The Way Forward in U.S.-Colombia Relations;  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; SFRC: Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women's Issues; Washington, DC


July
07/27/17 Statement on the FY 2018 Budget Request for the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
07/25/17 Statement on North Korea Policy Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
07/17/17 A Review of the State Department Reauthorization Bill for FY 2018 and the State Department Reorganization Plans;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Testimony on FY 2018 State Department Reauthorization Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC


June
06/15/17 Foreign Military Sales: Process and Policy; Acting Assistant Secretary Tina S. Kaidanow, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs; Statement Before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade, House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
06/14/17 FY 2018 State Department Budget Request;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Opening Remarks Before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
06/14/17 FY 2018 State Department Budget Request;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Opening Remarks Before the House Appropriations Committee on Foreign Operations; Washington, DC
06/13/17 FY 2018 State Department Budget Request;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
06/13/17 FY 2018 State Department Budget Request;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Appropriations Committee on Foreign Operations; Washington, DC


March
03/21/17 Fentanyl: The Next Wave of the Opioid Crisis;  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; Hearing before the: House Committee on Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee; Washington, DC


February
02/16/17 A Dangerous and Sophisticated Adversary: The Threat to the Homeland Posed by Cartel Operations;  Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Luis E. Arreaga, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; Statement Before the House Committee on Homeland Security Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee; Washington, DC


January
01/11/17 Statement of Rex Tillerson, Nominee for Secretary of State; Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC