25Apr 3, 2003
Use of Force
The panelists talked about the use of force by the United States, including historical precedents, the war with Iraq, and unilateral versus multilateral approaches. They responded to questions ...
31Mar 3, 2003
Strategies for Combating Terrorism
Witnesses testified about strategies by various federal agencies to combat terrorism at home and abroad. They focused on whether these strategies articulated clear vision statements, the goals ...
14Feb 7, 2003
Fiscal Year 2004 Budget
The committee talked about budget priorities and President Bush’s budget proposal for the 2004 fiscal year. Senator Dorgan chaired the committee.
25Dec 12, 2002
Iraqi Weapons Declaration
Foreign policy analysts talked about policy toward Iraq, United Nations weapons inspections in Iraq, and potential military action Iraq. The event followed Iraq’s declaration on ...
24May 22, 2002
Terrorist Attack Warnings
In a portion of a radio talk show, guests talked about several terror warnings that existed prior to September 11, 2001 attacks on the U.S. Among the issues they addressed were law enforcement ...
18May 5, 2002
Mr. O’Hanlon discussed the study released on April 30th that looks at the risks of future terrorist attacks, the damage that they’d cause, and what must be changed to protect ...
19Jan 29, 2002
National Interests and the War on Hunger
Participants talked about world hunger and efforts to alleviate poverty and hunger through various programs. Among the topics they addressed were programs linking food and education, ...
20Aug 2, 2001
U.S. Military Deployment in Asia
Mr. O’Hanlon talked about U.S. military forces deployed in the Pacific and Asia and their mission in the region. He also responded to viewer comments and questions.
13Nov 2, 2000
Clinton Administration's Foreign Policy
Mr. Clarke and Mr. O’Hanlon spoke about the Clinton administration’s performance in foreign policy. Among the number of policies they discussed were the war in Kosovo, ...
8Oct 21, 2000
Presidential Candidates and Priorities for the U.S. Military
20May 29, 2000
U.S. Worldwide Troop Deployments
Mr. O’Hanlon talked about U.S. troop deployments around the globe. General Ralston and
Commander Chandler spoke via telephone about the issue. They responded to audience ...
10Mar 29, 1999
U.S. Policy in Kosovo
Participants discussed military actions against Serbian forces in Yugoslavia. They talked about the buildup to the campaign, whether sustained bombing would meet the stated objectives, and the ...
29Feb 3, 1999
Is the Pentagon Budget Increase Needed?
Representative Frank led a public discussion of the president’s proposed defense spending. He first called on colleagues from the House to comment and then he moderated a panel discussion ...
16Feb 23, 1998
Abandoning the Two-War Strategy Panel 2
These panelists examined the impact of abandoning the two-war strategy on the mix of regular and reserve forces in the U.S. military. This was part of a symposium examining the implications of ...
18Nov 24, 1997
Defense Spending Issues
Panelists examined current and future levels of defense spending. They discussed the proper level of defense spending in the post Cold War world and the relationship between changing defense ...
84Dec 17, 1996
Foreign Policy Implementation
The panelists discussed the implementation of foreign policy and the tools the U.S. has for making choices and for dealing with crises around the world. Topics included foreign aid, ...