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Diplomacy in Action

December

-12/31/08   Iran: U.S. Concerns and Policy Responses
-12/31/08   Membership of the 111th Congress: A Profile
-12/30/08   Japan - U.S. Relations: Issues for Congress
-12/30/08   Nuclear Arms Control: The Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty
-12/30/08   Nuclear Weapons in U.S. National Security Policy: Past, Present, and Prospects
-12/29/08   Iraq: U.S. Casualties
-12/24/08   Assistance to North Korea
-12/24/08   The President's Office of Science and Technology Policy: Issues for Congress
-12/23/08   A Low Carbon Fuel Standard: State and Federal Legislation and Regulations
-12/23/08   A U.S.-centric Chronology of the International Climate Change Negotiations
-12/23/08   Afghanistan: Post-War Governance, Security, and U.S. Policy
-12/23/08   Job Loss and Infrastructure Job Creation During the Recession
-12/23/08   Strategic Arms Control after START: Issues and Options
-12/19/08   Congressional Commissions: Overview, Structure, and Legislative Considerations
-12/19/08   Sino-Japanese Relations: Issues for U.S. Policy
-12/19/08   Terrorist Attacks in Mumbai, India, and Implications for U.S. Interests
-12/19/08   Thailand: Background and U.S. Relations
-12/18/08   Mexico-U.S. Relations: Issues for Congress
-12/18/08   Singapore: Background and U.S. Relations
-12/17/08   Chrysler Corporation Loan Guarantee Act of 1979: Background, Provisions, and Cost
-12/17/08   Fifth Summit of the Americas, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, April 2009: Background, Agenda, and Expectations
-12/17/08   Foreign Aid Reform: Studies and Recommendations
-12/17/08   Iraq: Post-Saddam Governance and Security
-12/16/08   Lebanon: Background and U.S. Relations
-12/16/08   Monetary Policy and the Federal Reserve: Current Policy and Conditions
-12/16/08   Organizing the U.S. Government for National Security: Overview of the Interagency Reform Debates
-12/15/08   Operation Iraqi Freedom: Strategies, Approaches, Results, and Issues for Congress
-12/12/08   U.S. Trade Deficit and the Impact of Rising Oil Prices
-12/12/08   U.S.-Iraq Withdrawal/Status of Forces Agreement: Issues for Congressional Oversight
-12/11/08   U.S. Oil Exports
-12/11/08   Western Sahara: Status of Settlement Efforts
-12/10/08   Georgia [Republic]: Recent Developments and U.S. Interests
-12/10/08   Immigration Legislation and Issues in the 110th Congress
-12/10/08   Israel and the Palestinians: Prospects for a Two-State Solution
-12/10/08   The Federal Budget: Current and Upcoming Issues
-12/09/08   China-U.S. Relations: Current Issues and Implications for U.S. Policy
-12/09/08   The Department of Defense Role in Foreign Assistance: Background, Major Issues, and Options for Congress
-12/08/08   Climate Change: Federal Laws and Policies Related to Greenhouse Gas Reductions
-12/08/08   Counting Electoral Votes: An Overview of Procedures at the Joint Session, Including Objections by Members of Congress
-12/08/08   Long-Range Ballistic Missile Defense in Europe
-12/08/08   The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy
-12/06/08   Kuwait: Security, Reform, and U.S. Policy
-12/05/08   The National Security Council: An Organizational Assessment
-12/04/08   Climate Change: Action by States to Address Greenhouse Gas Emissions
-12/04/08   Financial Turmoil: Federal Reserve Policy Responses
-12/04/08   Iran's Nuclear Program: Tehran's Compliance with International Obligations
-12/04/08   Morocco: Current Issues
-12/04/08   Oman: Reform, Security, and U.S. Policy
-12/04/08   Rwanda: Background and Current Developments
-12/03/08   Financial Market Turmoil and U.S. Macroeconomic Performance
-12/03/08   Ocean Piracy and Its Impact on Insurance
-12/03/08   The Democratic Republic of Congo: Background and Current Developments
-12/03/08   U.S. Motor Vehicle Industry: Federal Financial Assistance and Restructuring
-12/02/08   Immigration-Related Worksite Enforcement: Performance Measures
-12/02/08   The Congressional Appropriations Process: An Introduction
-12/01/08   Covert Action: Legislative Background and Possible Policy Questions
-12/01/08   Foreign Investment and National Security: Economic Considerations
-12/01/08   Iraq: Regional perspectives and U.S. Policy
-12/01/08   Senate Confirmation Process: A Brief Overview
-12/01/08   Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA): What Is It, and How Has It Been Utilized?
-12/01/08   The Global Financial Crisis: The Role of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)