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FEATURED


CONGRESSIONAL MEMBERS' WORKING GROUP DINNER:
PRESIDENT OBAMA'S TRIP TO MEXICO AND
CENTRAL AMERICA

On the heels of President Obama's May visit to Mexico and Costa Rica, the Dialogue convened a private dinner discussion to review outcomes and discussion the future of relations on pressing issues such as security, trade, energy, and education. The dinner was co-hosted by Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Representative Michael McCaul. MORE

ABOUT

The Dialogue's Congressional Program seeks to engage members of Congress and Congressional staff members on key policy issues concerning the Western Hemisphere and increase the presence of regional voices in U.S. foreign policy debates. The Dialogue regularly holds private dinner discussions with its Congressional Members Working Group on Capitol Hill as well as gatherings of its Congressional Staff Working Group. Additionally, Dialogue experts are often called upon to testify in Congressional hearings and provide their analysis of hemispheric developments.

STAFF

Michael Shifter, President
Joan Caivano, Deputy to the President/Director of Special Projects
Cameron Combs, Program Assistant
Humberto Galvan, Program Assistant

For more information, contact Cameron Combs at ccombs@thedialogue.org or (202) 463-2574.

CONGRESSIONAL MEMBERS WORKING GROUP | CONGRESSIONAL STAFF WORKING GROUP
CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONES | EVENTS | U.S. CONGRESSIONAL PARTICIPANTS

  

CONGRESSIONAL MEMBERS WORKING GROUP


The Congressional Members Working Group on the Americas (CMWG) is a regular closed-door dinner forum that brings members of Congress together with senior U.S. and Latin American government officials, key staff of international organizations, and leading independent policy experts to exchange ideas on the most important issues in Western Hemisphere affairs. SEE LIST OF RECENT PARTICIPANTS

CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONIES

Inter-American Dialogue staff and members are frequently called to testify at congressional hearings on a range of hemispheric policy topics. See their statements from recent hearings below.

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CONGRESSIONAL STAFF WORKING GROUP

This group is modeled on the Dialogue’s Congressional Members Working Group on the Americas. It meets periodically for briefings and roundtable discussions on issues of topical importance with selected experts, administration and other policy leaders, and visiting dignitaries. The purpose of these meetings is to facilitate informed policy dialogue on issues of importance to Congress.

EVENTS

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RECENT U.S. CONGRESSIONAL PARTICIPANTS


U.S. Senate
     

 Chris Coons (D-NJ)

Bob Corker (R-TN)

Tim Kaine (D-VA)

Bob Menendez (D-NJ)

Bill Nelson (D-FL)
 

     

U.S. House of Representatives
     

Joe Barton (R-TX)

Gene Green (D-TX)

Jim Moran (D-VA)

Xavier Becerra (D-CA)

Luis Gutiérrez (D-IL)

Richard Neal (D-MA)

Brian Bilbray (R-CA)

Rubén Hinojosa (D-TX)

Devin Nunes (R-CA)

Earl Blumenauer (D-OR)

Rush Holt (D-NJ)

Beto O'Rourke (D-TX)

Charles Boustany, Jr. (R-LA)

Mike Honda (D-CA)

David Price (D-NC)

Corrine Brown (D-FL)

Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX)

Jared Polis (D-CO)

John Carter (R-TX)

Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)

Silvestre Reyes (D-TX)

Donna Christensen (D-VI)

Marcy Kaptur (D-OH)

Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA)

Yvette Clarke (D-NY)

Mike Kelly (R-PA)

Loretta Sánchez (D-CA)

John Conyers (D-MI)

Doug Lamborn (R-CO)

Adam Schiff (D-CA)

Henry Cuellar (D-TX)

Sander Levin (D-MI)

Albio Sires (D-NJ)

Susan Davis (D-CA)

Nita Lowey (D-NY)

Bennie Thompson (D-MS)

Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL)

Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)

John Tierney (D-MA)

Eliot Engel (D-NY)


Michael McCaul (R-TX)


Joe Wilson (R-SC)

Sam Farr (D-CA)

Jim McDermott (D-WA)

Frank Wolf (R-VA)

Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE)

Jim McGovern (D-MA)


Jim Gerlach (R-PA)

Gregory Meeks (D-NY)