foreign policy

2016 Presidential Hopeful Marco Rubio (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Rubio Promoting A Strong Military As Part Of Foreign Policy

Defending the use of American military power, Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio on Wednesday called for an increase in military spending and for the U.S. to aggressively confront Russia, China and others that he says threaten the nation’s economic interests.

05/13/2015

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Rand Paul Faces Tough Questions From Orthodox Jewish Crowd

Looking to woo New York’s Orthodox Jewish community, Republican presidential contender Rand Paul faced tough questions Monday about his support for Israel and his approach to foreign policy in the Middle East

04/27/2015

Sen. Rand Paul speaks as Sen. John McCain looks on at a news conference on Capitol Hill to introduce a Republican jobs proposal to compete with that put forward by President Obama on Oct. 13, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

McCain, Graham Take On Paul Foreign Policy: ‘Worst Possible Candidate’ For President

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and potential 2016 presidential contender Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., teamed up against fellow GOP Sen. Rand Paul to label him “the worst possible candidate” for president, specifically because of his “isolationist” foreign policy.

04/23/2015

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Romney: Clintons Think ‘They Don’t Have To Follow Their Own Rules’

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says he “just didn’t feel right” about a 2016 campaign and discussed several moves he wish he made and strategies he’ll pass on to the future GOP candidate.

03/19/2015

President Barack Obama speaks about his recent executive actions on immigration on Dec. 9, 2014 at the Casa Azafran, a community center and home to a number of immigrant-related nonprofit organizations, in Nashville, Tenn. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Touting Foreign Policy, Obama Says Americans Are Safer Under His Watch

President Barack Obama is pushing back against criticism of his foreign policy, arguing that Americans are safer on his watch.

02/02/2015

Chairman Sen. John McCain (R-AZ)(L) talks with U.S. Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) before the start of a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, January 21, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Educating The Senate: Hearing To Give Rookies ‘World View’

Five-term Sen. John McCain is taking the Senate to school on foreign policy.

01/21/2015

File photo of U.S. President Barack Obama. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Expert: Obama ‘Backing Republicans In A Bad Corner’ On Immigration

Since Obama has taken things into his own hands offending the GOP base, some experts warn that his actions could hinder Republicans in the next election.

11/21/2014

Marco Rubio Speaking

Rubio: ‘The World Needs American Strength’

Sen. Marco Rubio called Wednesday for increased U.S. defense spending and greater intervention abroad, positioning himself as the leading foreign policy hawk among Republicans considering runs for the White House.

09/18/2014

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a discussion on the American family and cultural values." at Catholic University on July 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Rubio Positioning Himself As Leading Foreign Policy Hawk Among Republicans Considering White House Runs

Sen. Marco Rubio is positioning himself as the leading foreign policy hawk among Republicans considering runs for the White House, pushing for more military spending and greater intervention abroad as the United States confronts Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria.

09/17/2014

President Obama speaks to the nation about his strategy to fight ISIS. (credit: Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Outlines Plan To Defeat Islamic State

Strategy will include U.S. led air strikes and the training and arming of Syrian rebels opposed to the Islamic State group. He promises no “boots on the ground” for American forces.

09/10/2014

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