Committee Info


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Senate
Foreign Relations
http://www.foreign.senate.gov/

Jurisdiction: Acquisition of land and buildings for embassies and legations in foreign countries; Boundaries of the United States; Diplomatic service; Foreign economic, military, technical, and humanitarian assistance; Foreign loans; International activities of the American National Red Cross and the International Committee of the Red Cross; International aspects of nuclear energy, including nuclear transfer policy; International conferences and congresses; International law as it relates to foreign policy; International Monetary Fund and other international organizations established primarily for international monetary purposes (except that, at the request of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, any proposed legislation relating to such subjects reported by the Committee on Foreign Relations shall be referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs); Intervention abroad and declarations of war; Measures to foster commercial intercourse with foreign nations and to safeguard American business interests abroad; National security and international aspects of trusteeships of the United States; Ocean and international environmental and scientific affairs as they relate to foreign policy; Protection of United States citizens abroad and expatriation; Relations of the United States with foreign nations generally; Treaties and executive agreements, except reciprocal trade agreements; United Nations and its affiliated organizations; World Bank group, the regional development banks, and other international organizations established primarily for development assistance purposes.

Jake:
Jake is a junior in the College of Arts and Sciences majoring in Political Science with a concentration in international relations and also majoring in History. He is a member of the Nominations and Elections Committee of Penn Student Government, and the editor-in-chief of the International Affairs publication "The Consul." Jake was a 4-time PennMC participant in high school, and this is his 3rd time chairing at Penn.

Hallie:

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