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Aug 23, 2016, 02:37 ET How Is The Arab American Community Responding To This Year's Presidential Race? James Zogby Offers Insights

It is unlikely that Donald Trump will get even twenty percent of the Arab American vote this election. Whether or not people like Hillary Clinton,...


Jun 15, 2016, 04:41 ET Is the Current Presidential Race a Sign of the American Voters Feeling Shut Out? Susan Eisenhower Weighs In

Susan Eisenhower, who endorsed Barack Obama in the last two presidential races, said she is not going to publicly support any candidate prior to the...


Jun 09, 2016, 04:30 ET Focus Washington: 2016 Elections Likely to Determine the Future of the Democratic and Republican Parties

With two flawed presidential candidates in the lead--one extremely experienced, and the other a brash businessman new to politics--voters have few...


May 31, 2016, 10:54 ET The Budget Guy: Congressional Budget Inertia is Paralyzing Government

The following is being released by Focus Washington: In testimony that was harsh and critical, federal budget expert Stan Collender told the House...


May 19, 2016, 04:12 ET Obama, Trump, and Clinton: The Disappointment, The Antagonist, and the Unknown

Chuck Conconi hosted Pierre Ghanem, an Arab journalist covering Washington political affairs, on this week's episode of Focus Washington. Ghanem...


May 17, 2016, 04:19 ET 2016 Elections: The Year of the Outsider

Chuck Conconi welcomed Bob Cusack on this week's episode of Focus Washington. Cusack, Editor-in-Chief of Washington-based publication The Hill,...


May 09, 2016, 06:02 ET The Fiscal Equivalent of Chutzpah

Stan Collender, nationally recognized expert on the federal budget, author of Forbes blog "Capital Gains and Games", and Executive Vice President at...


Apr 28, 2016, 04:40 ET United Palestinian Appeal: Cultivating and Delivering Hope

Providing aid and bolstering development in a region that has been a perennial conflict zone since 1948 is both demanding and rewarding. United...


Mar 17, 2016, 11:41 ET Neither Barry Goldwater or Ronald Reagan Could Get Elected By GOP Now

Emphatically stating that well respected Republican leaders of the past like Senator Barry Goldwater and President Ronald Reagan could not get...


Mar 11, 2016, 03:19 ET Author Harry Jaffe on "Why Bernie Sanders Matters"

Bernie Sanders' appeal to young, often first time voters, is not a mystery to Harry Jaffe, whose recent book "Why Bernie Sanders Matters" was the...


Mar 14, 2014, 11:20 ET Democracy Fully Entrenched, Republic of Zambia is Ripe for Investment in All Sectors Says Ambassador Palan Mulonda to Focus Washington

"Achievements are many, but one that stands out is Zambia has managed to maintain peace and stability for the last 50 years," Zambian Ambassador to...


Oct 24, 2013, 02:39 ET Afghan official optimistic about his country's future, says Focus Washington

In spite of the concern about the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan in 2014, Dr. Hakim Asher, a former Afghan official, said he remains...


Sep 09, 2013, 02:53 ET Constitutional Process in Egypt Must Be All-Inclusive, Mohamed Elmenshawy of the Middle East Institute tells Qorvis Focus Washington

The constitutional process in Egypt must be all-inclusive, according to Mohamed Elmenshawy, Director of Languages and regional studies at the Middle...


Aug 27, 2013, 12:08 ET Slovakia Enjoying Strong Economic Growth and Close Partnership with U.S., Ambassador tells Qorvis Focus Washington

Slovakian Ambassador Peter Kmec has been in Washington for less than a year but has already outlined an "economic agenda where we are trying to...


Aug 26, 2013, 10:00 ET 2013 Congressional Medal of Honor Society Convention CEO Speaks with Focus Washington

Robert J. Monahan, Jr., president and CEO of the 2013 Congressional Medal of Honor Society Convention, says the history and significance of...


Jul 18, 2013, 04:02 ET South Sudan's Ambassador Tells Qorvis Focus Washington: Sudan Is Trying to Create Instability in South Sudan

South Sudanese Ambassador to the United States Akec Khoc told Qorvis' Focus Washington that pressure from The Republic of Sudan is creating continued ...


Jul 15, 2013, 11:00 ET Trinidad and Tobago's Ambassador Tells Qorvis Focus Washington: Diversity, Vision and Strong Energy Sector Make Trinidad a Success

A strong energy sector and visionary leadership have made Trinidad and Tobago one of the most politically stable and economically successful...


Jul 08, 2013, 03:51 ET Italian Ambassador Tells Qorvis Focus Washington: Italy Is Sponsoring More Than 200 Major Events Throughout the U.S. in Year of Italian Culture

Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero told Qorvis' Focus Washington that Americans have responded enthusiastically to 2013: Year of Italian Culture...


Jul 03, 2013, 04:49 ET Lithuanian Ambassador Tells Qorvis Focus Washington: U.S. Has Been an Important Factor in Lithuania's Success

Lithuanian Ambassador Zygimantas Pavilionis told Qorvis Focus Washington that American freedom inspired generations of his countrymen and...


Jun 15, 2013, 05:51 ET Qorvis' Focus Washington Interviews Libyan Ambassador

On Qorvis' Focus Washington, www.focuswashington.com, Libya's ambassador to the United States said today that the international community needs to do ...


Jan 05, 2012, 04:32 ET Focus Washington Talks With Pollster Ron Faucheux About Importance of Romney's Marginal Victory in Iowa

Dr. Ron Faucheux sits down with Focus Washington to discuss the results of the Iowa Republican caucus and Faucheux's insights to the overall...


Dec 13, 2011, 05:20 ET "The Hill" Editor Bob Cusack Weighs in on GOP Frontrunners; Notes Challenges Still Ahead

In an interview with Focus Washington's Chuck Conconi, Bob Cusack, managing editor of Congressional newspaper, "The Hill," discusses the current bid...


Nov 28, 2011, 02:06 ET Love.Futbol Founder Drew Chafetz Discusses Future Goals on Focus Washington

Drew Chafetz, founder and CEO of Love.Futbol, stopped by Focus Washington to discuss the group's accomplishments and future plans with host Chuck...


Nov 18, 2011, 12:54 ET Focus Washington Talks With Qorvis Communications Senior Director Wyeth Ruthven About the Influential Role of Twitter in the Upcoming Presidential Race

Wyeth Ruthven, Senior Director of Qorvis Communications, an awarding winning PR and communications management firm, sat down with Focus Washington...


Nov 07, 2011, 10:55 ET Canadian Plastics Industry Association President Discusses How Plastics Can Be a Significant Source of Alternative Energy on Focus Washington

Greg Wilkinson, President and CEO of the Canadian Plastics Industry Association sat down with Rich Masters on Focus Washington to discuss a...