Representative Jane Harman of California intends to resign her U.S. House seat to become president and director of the Washington-based Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars , a Democratic aide said.
Charlie Rose 7/6: Jane Harman, former U.S. Representative for California and the current president of the Woodrow Wilson Center, discusses the role of the United States in the political unrest in the Middle East, Harman's work with the Woodrow Wilson Center and her late Sidney Harman, who, in August 2010, bought Newsweek and served as its publisher until his death, in April 2011
The U.S. was justified in sending a drone aircraft into Yemen to kill U.S.-born Anwar al-Awlaki, an al-Qaeda recruiter and propagandist, former Vice President Dick Cheney and Democratic ex-Representative Jane Harman said.
On Monday night, President Barack Obama right-sized the mission in Libya. His speech explained the limits of our role and our interests in Libya, though the extent of our commitment to the new NATO command is still evolving.
A Republican businessman is vying for an upset in a U.S. House special election in Southern California today, running a largely self-financed race in a bid for victory in a traditionally Democratic district.