Apr 30, 2015

Full text of Abe's speech before U.S. Congress

Following is a full text of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s speech at the U.S. Congress on Wednesday. “Toward an Alliance of Hope” — Address to a Joint Meeting of the U.S. Congress by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, distinguished members ...

Abe invited to address U.S. Congress April 29

Mar 27, 2015

Abe invited to address U.S. Congress April 29

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will address a joint meeting of the U.S. Congress on April 29, House Speaker John Boehner’s press office said Thursday. “Prime Minister Abe will become the first Japanese leader to address a joint meeting of the United States Congress, and ...

Feb 6, 2015

Pope Francis to give landmark speech before Congress in September

Pope Francis will address a joint meeting of Congress on Sept. 24, House Speaker John Boehner said Thursday, a first for the leader of the world’s Roman Catholics. While it was known that Francis had been invited to address American lawmakers, Boehner’s announcement was ...