Before a hearing of the House Foreign Affairs committee, Secretary of State John Kerry, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz answer questions regarding the deal with Iran on its nuclear program.
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz responds to a question from Rep. Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.) about how the international community can be sure Iran is not enriching uranium, even if they know about inspections ahead of time.
In his opening remarks at a House Foreign Affairs committee hearing July 28, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said, "the big gamble would come in turning away from the agreement" reached with Iran on its nuclear weapons program.
In his opening remarks at a House Foreign Affairs committee hearing July 28, Secretary of State John Kerry warned discussion of the deal on Iran's nuclear program had been distorted in public discourse.
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Eric Hay of Scouts for Equality praised the Boy Scout leaders’ vote to allow gay adults to lead. Pastor Robert Jeffress criticized the decision, saying Christians may now send their boys to other organizations.
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Vegetables are the focus at Philadelphia's Vedge, a high-end, vegan restaurant in Center City. Daily prep can include slicing rutabagas, folding empanadas and smoking carrots over a wood-burning grill.
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Secretary of State John Kerry presented the annual Trafficking in Persons Report at the State Department on July 27. The report assesses how governments are performing in fighting the trade.
President Obama criticized rhetoric from Republican 2016 presidential candidate Mike Huckabee, who said the Iran nuclear deal was so flawed it will “take the Israelis and march them to the door of the oven.”
At a news conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, President Obama said Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s attacks on Sen. John McCain are indicative of a larger, cultural problem.
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