Trump Needs To Be A Counterweight To China In Africa

Opinion | Richard Fowler
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks at a "Thank You USA" tour rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S. December 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

By increasing aid to Africa we can resist China’s push to expand its influence.

The Hidden Dangers Of Fixing Foreign Aid

Opinion | Eliot Bakker
Yuan banknotes are seen in this illustrative photograph taken in Beijing September 19, 2010. China will not repeat Japan's mistake of the 1980s and let its exchange rate surge in response to foreign pressure, Li Daokui, an adviser to the People's Bank of China, said on Sunday. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic

American interests need to compete with those of China.

You Can Feel Good About Israel's $38 Billion

Opinion | Scott Krane
A girl is seen through an Israeli flag during a demonstration against a court decision to demolish housing units in the Jewish settlement of Beit El, outside the Supreme Court in Jerusalem July 8, 2015. Israel's Supreme Court ruled that 24 housing units, built on Palestinian owned land, be razed by July 30, according to local media. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

The money that the US gave to Israel is not a gift: it’s a loan that will be used to buy from American companies.

Army Sergeants Used Humanitarian Aid Bribes To Buy Harley, Rolex

Defense | Kathryn Watson
Photo credit: Reuters

217 contracts worth $30.8 million

Obama To Subsidize 'Green' Trains in Mexico

Business | Peter Fricke

All aboard!

Fighting Extremism Requires Foreign Aid, Too

Opinion | Gen. Anthony Zinni and Adm. James Stavridis

Terrorists prey on misery and desperation. We can change that dynamic.

Report: U.S. will withhold most Egyptian military aid

World | Sarah Hurtubise

Some money may still flow

Egyptian military aid frozen?

World | Brendan Bordelon
Mideast Egypt

Senator says yes, White House denies

Aid De-Nile

Politics | Brendan Bordelon

‘Too little, too late to be a game-changer’

Law requires Obama administration to cut off Egyptian aid

World | Brendan Bordelon

Officials may avoid the word ‘coup’

Romney points to foreign aid as way to help allies, change Muslim world - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III
'We don't want another Iraq, we don't want another Afghanistan'

Lindsey Graham defends Democrats from Rand Paul's foreign aid attacks - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III

GOP senators clash on aid to Libya, Egypt and Pakistan

Rand Paul ads target Democratic senators over foreign aid - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III
Rand Paul

New commercials criticize Florida, West Virginia Democrats for Egypt, Libya and Pakistan aid votes

Why we should keep funding the President's Malaria Initiative

Opinion | Roger Bate

PMI is one of the most effective government programs in recent history.

Romney: 'American aid has been diverted to corrupt governments' - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy

Romney said ‘private enterprise’ is ‘having a greater effect’ on its own ‘in the developing world’

Senate overwhelmingly rejects foreign aid cuts for Egypt, Libya and Pakistan - TheDCNF

World | W. James Antle III

Sen. Rand Paul was able to force a vote, but couldn’t get it close to passage

Senate to vote on Rand Paul's foreign aid cutoff - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III
Rand Paul

A filibuster pushed senators to consider bill ending assistance to Pakistan, Egypt and Libya

Conservatives turning against foreign aid amid Middle East unrest - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III
Rand Paul

Rand Paul has launched a one-man crusade to cut off foreign aid to Pakistan, Egypt and Libya

Obama: US aid depends on passage of jobs bill - AP

Business | admin

Obama: US aid depends on economy’s ability to grow

A good return on investment

Opinion | Mark Green & John Lange

Ten years after the embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania, U.S. ties to East Africa are stronger than ever.