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Mar 31, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Howard L.
Mar 27, 2009 Press Release
March 26, 2009

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Dear Mr. President:

Mar 27, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Howard L. Berman, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today voiced strong support for President Obama’s plan to boost civilian assistance efforts in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and for the President's overall international affairs budget request, which proposes long-overdue investments in diplomacy and development.
Mar 25, 2009 Press Release
There is no place in the world where global warming is having a more profound effect than the Arctic.

In recent years, we have witnessed the rapid disappearance of Arctic ice. Over the past two decades, the region has lost an area of thick ice roughly one and a half times the size of Alaska.

Mar 13, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC -- Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-CA), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement in response to comments made by members of Congress, widely reported in the El Salvador media on the eve of elections there, that both Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Salvadorans in the U.S. and remittance flows from the U.S.
Feb 27, 2009 Press Release
Van Nuys, CA -- Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-CA), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today issued this comment on talks in Cairo intended to bring about a national unity government among Palestinian factions:

“The U.S.

Feb 26, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Howard L. Berman (D-CA), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs committee, has issued the following statement on the foreign affairs portion of the budget outline that the Obama Administration submitted to Congress today:

“I strongly endorse the administration’s plan to boost funding for foreign affairs.

Feb 18, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Howard L. Berman, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today welcomed President Obama’s decision to launch a high-level diplomatic effort to restore a United Nations gathering to its original purpose of fighting racism, rather than allowing it to descend into a diplomatic disaster echoing a similar U.N.
Feb 13, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – The arrest today of a leading member of the new unity government in Zimbabwe who had fought for years for political reform is “shocking,” said Howard L.

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