Obama to Miami anchor: Hugo Chávez has not posed ‘serious’ national security threat

Patricia Mazzei The Miami Herald 7/10/2012

Oscar Haza, a well known Miami Spanish-language broadcast journalist and anchor, scored an interview this week in Washington with President Barack Obama in which Obama said Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez has not posed a “serious” national security threat to the United States…

…Haza asked about the alliance between Venezuelan […]

Senator Questions $2-Billion Loan to Brazil for Offshore Drilling as Domestic Production Languishes

Penny Starr CNSNews.com 3/21/2011

(CNSNews.com) – Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) is questioning how the United States has benefited from a $2-billion loan the Export Import Bank of the United States made to a Brazilian oil company for its offshore drilling operations.

How has that loan, made several years ago, helped U.S. companies, the senator asked […]