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May 23, 2007 Press Release
May 23, 2007

Contact: Lynne Weil, 202-225-5021

                   

May 23, 2007 Press Release
House Committee on Foreign Affairs

Congressman Tom Lantos (D-CA), Chairman

May 23, 2007

Contact: Lynne Weil, 202-225-5021

May 22, 2007 Press Release

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May 22, 2007

Just one year ago, U.S. contractors and Army engineers put the finishing touches on a highly-touted renovation to a maternity hospital in Erbil, northern Iraq. The $6.8 million project promised to convert the dilapidated hospital into a modern, state of the art medical facility.

May 22, 2007 Press Release

May 22, 2007

Washington, DC - Congressman Tom Lantos (D-CA), chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today introduced bipartisan legislation to step up U.S. involvement in stopping global warming.

 

May 22, 2007 Press Release
May 22, 2007

Washington, DC – Congressman Tom Lantos (D-CA), the chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today introduced bipartisan legislation calling on the Canadian government to stop the commercial hunting of seals.

May 17, 2007 Press Release

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May 17, 2007

There are few areas where historical memory and historical amnesia are as often encountered as in the field of Russian studies. I would like to spend a moment on historical memory.

May 16, 2007 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom Lantos (D-CA), chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, today congratulated Fidelity Investments for joining the growing movement to sever financial ties to the government of Sudan, and urged others to join in the effort to cut off support for such ties as long as the genocide continues in Darfur.

Fidelity has announced that it is reducing by 91 percen

May 15, 2007 Press Release

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May 15, 2007

We are not here today to debate the existence of global warming. There will be no dueling charts and graphs. There will be no recitation of scientific arguments that point first one way, then the other, like a weathervane gone wild. The time for that is over. That debate is done.

 

May 15, 2007 Press Release

May 15, 2007

 

Contact: Lynne Weil, 202-225-5021

 

ADVISORY

A hearing of the Committee on Foreign Affairs:

 

 

DATE: Tuesday, May 22, 2007

TIME: 10:00 a.m.

SUBJECT: Iraq: Is Reconstruction Failing?

 

May 14, 2007 Press Release

May 14, 2007

Contact: Lynne Weil, 202-225-5021

Washington, DC - Congressman Tom Lantos (D-CA), chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, said the President needs to go well beyond the ideas he discussed today to confront climate change, and to assert U.S. leadership in a global approach to the crisis.

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