Jan 27 2015

Graham, Grassley Demand Answers About Extradition of al-Qaeda Members to U.S. for Article III Trial

Contact: Kevin Bishop (864) 250-1417 or Lorcan Connick (202) 224-5972

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, along with eight of their Republican colleagues on the Judiciary Committee, today sent this letter to current U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and U.S. Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch demanding answers about the current extradition of two Yemeni al-Qaeda members from Saudi Arabia to the United States for prosecution in an Article III civilian court.

Jan 21 2015

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on the State of the Union Address.

Jan 09 2015

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey), Chuck Schumer (D-New York), and Mark Kirk (R-Illinois) today made this statement on the Palestinian Authority's (PA) decision to join the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Jan 07 2015

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on this morning's terrorist attack in Paris which has left at least 12 people dead.

Dec 18 2014

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on reports North Korea is behind the recent cyber-attacks against Sony Pictures Entertainment.

Dec 18 2014

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and Chuck Schumer (D-New York) sent the attached letter to Secretary of State John Kerry urging that the State Department veto any United Nations Security Council resolution that imposes a peace agreement on our friend and ally Israel, outside of direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians.