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U.S. Statement at the WTO Trade Policy Review of Sierra Leone

The TPR report submitted by the government of Sierra Leone indicated that it is developing a plan to make greater use of the opportunities presented by the U.S. African Growth and Opportunity Act, which we would very much welcome.

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U.S. Condemns Iranian Ballistic Missile Launch

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Ambassador Robert Wood took the floor at the Conference on Disarmament plenary session on February 7, 2017 to express the United States’ condemnation of Iran’s recent ballistic missile launch.

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Interview with USAID Ticora Jones, Division Chief, Higher Education Solutions Network, Global Development Lab

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Policy makers can be a bridge between people who are passionate about ideas and a place where those ideas can be implemented, says Ticora Jones, whose work links up universities and local communities looking to technology to address development challenges.

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Statement by the United States at the January 25, 2017, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the January 25, 2017, World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Body Meeting.

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President Trump Takes Action: Signs Series of Presidential Memoranda Dealing With Dealing with Trade and Other Issues

Earlier today, President Donald J. Trump signed a series of Presidential Memoranda to fulfill his promise to make America Great Again on trade and other issues.

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Presidential Memorandum Regarding Withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations and Agreement

It is the policy of my Administration to represent the American people and their financial well-being in all negotiations, particularly the American worker, and to create fair and economically beneficial trade deals that serve their interests.

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Remarks by President Trump and Vice President Pence at CIA Headquarters

Remarks by President Trump and Vice President Pence at CIA Headquarters January 21, 2017 Langley, Virginia 3:21 P.M. EST VICE PRESIDENT PENCE:  Thank you to the Acting Director Meroe Park.  Thank you for 27 years serving the United States of America here at CIA.  (Applause.) It’s a great privilege for me to be with you […]

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President Donald J. Trump: The Inaugural Address

Inaugural Address by President Donald J. Trump

The Inaugural Address Remarks of President Donald J.  Trump – As Prepared for Delivery Inaugural Address Friday, January 20, 2017 Washington, D.C. As Prepared for Delivery – Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world: thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a […]

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Inauguration Day: Donald Trump to Take Office as America’s 45th President

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Watch the live stream coverage of Inauguration Day 2017 on PBS: https://twitter.com/i/live/807346862592139264 and on the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies website. Donald J. Trump, a businessman who promises to use his financial know-how to help Americans improve their standard of living, on January 20 takes office as the 45th president of the United States. Official information on […]

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Ambassador Hamamoto: Bringing Down Legal Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto

You have chosen to put women’s challenges and opportunities in their rightful place – at the forefront of our missions – at a time when it is imperative to include everyone in the next chapter of global sustainable development, and for that I thank you.

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