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Defense News: Key lawmaker wants US to defriend Pakistan

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Defense News: Key lawmaker wants US to defriend Pakistan By: Joe Gould WASHINGTON — A key House lawmaker is sponsoring legislation to downgrade Pakistan’s status as a major U.S. ally and limit its access to American-made weapons, just as President Donald Trump intends to take a harder line toward Islamabad. Texas Republican Rep. Ted Poe… Read more »



The Hill: Kudos for Backing US-Cuba Reset

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

The Hill: Kudos for Backing US-Cuba Reset Submitted by Sarah Croom I’d like to offer support to Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) in his continuous efforts to maintain the United States’ growing relationship with Cuba (“Moving forward, not back: The U.S.- Cuba relationship,” June 15). The American public must thank him for upholding policies that have… Read more »





AL.com: Congressman speaks on former Alabama student Megan Rondini’s suicide

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

AL.com: Congressman speaks on former Alabama student Megan Rondini’s suicide By: Ivana Hrynkiw A U.S. Representative from Texas made a speech today about a former University of Alabama student who committed suicide last year after she said her rape case was mishandled. Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, told Megan Rondini’s story on the floor of the House… Read more »



Washington Examiner: Lawmakers Launch Measures to Fight Terrorism Online

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Lawmakers Launch Measures to Fight Terrorism Online June 26, 2017 Washington Examiner by Melissa Quinn Elected officials and world leaders are questioning whether Internet companies are doing enough to combat terrorism online, following a string of terrorist attacks in Europe over the past few months. Yet, the question of how to best address the issue,… Read more »