2015-06-16-FR-Blumenthal Sidney-1

Sidney Blumenthal, a long-time friend of Hillary Clinton, arrives to testify before the House Select Committee on Benghazi during a closed hearing. The committee questioned Blumenthal regarding his online correspondence with Secretary Clinton regarding the attacks on the American compound in Libya. (The Hill)


2015-06-03-FR-O'Malley Martin-1

Martin O’Malley, the former governor of Maryland, joins a discussion with the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The appearance was his first official event as a declared Democratic candidate for president. O’Malley emphasized to the audience that immigration reform would be an urgent priority in his administration. (The Hill)


2015-06-02-FR-Paul Rand-1

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) holds a press conference, calling on the government to declassify the remaining secret pages of the 9/11 inquiry that many believe reveal Saudi Arabia’s role in financing the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. Paul’s remarks came a day after he single-handedly forced the temporary expiration of the national surveillance mass collection program authorized by the PATRIOT Act. (The Hill)


2015-05-19-FR-Sanders Bernie-1

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduces legislation to help students pay for college tuition and refinance their student loans. Sanders, who recently announced his intention to run for the presidency, planned to fund the law through the so-called “Robin Hood tax” – a tax on big banks and Wall Street transactions. (The Hill)