Subcommittee Hearing: Challenges to Democracy in the Western Hemisphere

Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere | 2172 House Rayburn Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Sep 10, 2013 3:00pm

Opening Statements

Witnesses

Panel I

Mr. Álvaro Uribe Vélez
Senior Fellow
Bipartisan Policy Center
(Former President of the Republic of Colombia)
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Panel II

Hector E. Schamis, Ph.D.
Adjunct Professor
Center for Latin American Studies
Georgetown University
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Mr. Carlos Lauría
Senior Coordinator
Americas Program
Committee to Protect Journalists
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Cynthia J. Arnson, Ph.D.
Director
Latin America Program
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]
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Hearing transcript (PDF)