by Joe Romm Posted on February 17, 2014
Kerry delivered one of his strongest climate speeches in Indonesia, a speech that would appear to be utterly irreconcilable with a decision to construct the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline — a decision that rests almost entirely on his shoulders.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on February 5, 2014
Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol says U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is too "obsessed" with trying to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on January 31, 2014 Updated: January 31, 2014
With the release of State’s final environmental report, the clock starts running on a 90 day public comment period, after which President Obama will have to make a decision.
by Hayes Brown Posted on January 15, 2014
The U.S. has now donated $1.7 billion towards Syrian refugees. But how much of it will actually reach those in need?
by Ben Armbruster Posted on January 3, 2014
Former Rep. Jane Harman (D-CA) said interference from Sens. John McCain (R-AZ) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Secretary of State John Kerry's MIddle East peace diplomacy "is not very smart."
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on December 15, 2013
The sea level is rising, and salt water, Kerry said, is "no friend to rice paddies." This is a problem when such a vulnerable area is the "rice breadbasket of Vietnam."
by Ben Armbruster Posted on December 10, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry told Congress that he doesn't want to give the Iranians any excuses to break the recent nuclear deal, and that includes passing new sanctions.
by Ryan Koronowski Posted on November 20, 2013
Funding is especially needed as a new tool to monitor deforestation became public last week, showing 888,034 square miles of forest was lost from 2000 to 2012.
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on November 14, 2013
The State Department announced on Wednesday the first ever reward for information leading to dismantling of a transnational criminal organization in bid to end the criminal ivory trade.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on November 10, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry assured that the U.S. will not settle for a bad deal with Iran over its nuclear program.