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Jul 14, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Howard L.
Jul 10, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Howard L.
Jun 25, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-CA), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement after the White House announced today the nomination of David Killion to be the U.S.
Jun 19, 2009 Press Release
Mr. Speaker, every day since Iran’s election, the streets of Tehran have been filled with demonstrators, and each day this past week, the number seems to be growing.

Even state-run media in Iran has put the number of demonstrators in Tehran at “hundreds of thousands.” One British newspaper reports that there were a million demonstrators in Tehran yesterday.

Jun 16, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Howard L.
Jun 11, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – The House today approved comprehensive legislation to strengthen U.S. foreign policy efforts, the Foreign Relations Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011 (H.R. 2410).

The legislation provides the resources to add 1500 new Foreign Service officers over the next two years.

Jun 11, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – The House today approved bipartisan legislation increasing assistance to Pakistan, moving a step forward to create a new, more positive framework for U.S.-Pakistan relations.

“We need to forge a true strategic partnership with Pakistan and its people, strengthen Pakistan’s democratic government, and work to make Pakistan a source of stability in a volatile region,” said Howard L

Jun 5, 2009 Press Release
Van Nuys, CA – Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-A), chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement about elections to be held this Sunday, June 7, in Lebanon:

“I congratulate the people of Lebanon in advance of their parliamentary elections this coming Sunday.

May 20, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – The House Foreign Affairs Committee today approved comprehensive legislation to shore up U.S. foreign policy efforts, the Foreign Relations Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 2010 and 2011 (H.R.
May 20, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – The House Committee on Foreign Affairs today approved bipartisan legislation creating a new, more positive framework for U.S.-Pakistan relations.

“This legislation would massively expand economic, social and democracy assistance to Pakistan, and also provide a significant increase in military assistance,” Committee Chairman Howard L. Berman (D-CA) said.

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