354Dec 15, 2011
Trafficking and Narcotics in the Caribbean
U.S. narcotics officials testified on the increasing incidence of drug trafficking and violence in Jamaica, Haiti, the Bahamas and Dominican Republic. Among the topics they addressed were the ...
346Jul 31, 2012
Business in Latin America
Witnesses testified on the benefits and challenges of trade relations with Latin America. Among the issues they discussed were increased competition from China, market access barriers, and the ...
221Jun 7, 2012
Civil Society in Cuba
Witnesses testified about human rights abuses in Cuba. Among the issues they addressed were the plight of Cuban dissidents, the status of Alan Gross who was an American being detained in Cuba, ...
187Jun 30, 2011
Democracy in the Americas
The Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps and Global Narcotics Affairs held a hearing on democracy in the Americas.
Roberta Jacobson, ...
77May 25, 2005
Ambassadors Confirmation Hearing
Senator Coleman, chairman of the Western Hemisphere, Peace Corps and Narcotics Affairs Subcommittee, held a confirmation hearing for David H. Wilkins to be the ambassador to Canada. Senators ...
52Oct 22, 1987
U.S. Policies with Panama
The Senate Foreign Relations subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere and Peace Corps Affairs heard testimony on the decision to restrict economic and military aid to Panama.
43Aug 5, 1992
Promoting Democracy in Cuba
The subcommittee heard testimony on S. 2918, the Cuban Democracy Act of 1992, legislation that would promote a peaceful transition to democracy in Cuba. Senators Mack and Graham and ...
29May 20, 1988
Contra Aid & the Central American Peace Plan
The subcommittee concludes oversight hearings on providing assistance to the Nicaraguan resistance movement (Contras) in support of the Central American peace process.
27Mar 9, 1995
Cost of U.S. Actions in Haiti
Committee members heard testimony from various foreign affairs officials and experts concerning the cost and effectiveness of U.S. operations in Haiti designed to restore democracy.
18Jun 5, 2002
Cuba and Biological Weapons
Mr. Ford testified about Cuba’s capability to manufacture and export chemical and biological weapons. He talked about unclassified intelligence information concerning limited ...
15Apr 24, 2002
Witnesses testified about relations with Colombia and efforts to eliminate drug production and trafficking. Among the issues they addressed were potential increased military cooperation with ...