Breaking News - 4/3/02 - Rep. Sam Farr to unveil Bill expanding role of Peace Corps

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Breaking News


When should Peace Corps return to Afghanistan?Does US Freedom Corps legislation threaten Peace Corps' integrity?Peace Corps returns to Peru - Exclusive Interview with Gaddi Vasquez


Congressman Sam Farr to introduce PC Legislation
Rep. Sam Farr to unveil Bill expanding role of Peace Corps 3 April
Congressman Sam Farr to introduce PC Legislation 1 April


RPCV Congressmen support Peace Corps Autonomy
RPCV Congressmen support Peace Corps Autonomy 31 March


NPCA Board Chair Resigns after Accepting PC Position
NPCA Board Chair Resigns after Accepting Peace Corps Position 28 March
NPCA Chairman Dick Pyle to work in Peace Corps/Washington 19 February


President Bush announces return of Peace Corps to Peru
For Peru's Toledo, return of Peace Corps is personal 27 March
President Bush announces return of Peace Corps during visit to Peru 23 March
President Toledo of Peru was helped by two PCV's to study in US 19 May 2001
Profile of President Toledo of Peru 1 March 2001
President Toledo worked in PC Training Program 23 April 2001


Interview with PC Director Vasquez
Interview in Peru with PC Director Vasquez 25 March


Peace Corps, NPCA nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
RPCV Members of Congress nominate Peace Corps, NPCA for Nobel Peace Prize 21 March


RPCV Chris Dodd may run for President
Dodd seen as "in play" as Presidential Candidate 17 March
RPCV Chris Dodd considers a run for the White House 21 February
Dodd: presidential bid vs. domestic bliss 30 January


Does the Freedom Corps undermine PC integrity?
Does the Freedom Corps undermine Peace Corps' integrity? 15 March


New push to find missing volunteer in Bolivia
New push to find missing volunteer in Bolivia 15 March


Bush plans trip to Birthplace of Peace Corps
Bush outlines community service goals, plans trip to birthplace of Peace Corps 13 March


When should Peace Corps return to Afghanistan?
Using Peace Corps to reach out to the Islamic World 13 March
RPCV says we dare not go back in 5 March
NPCA says special care needs to be exercised in Middle East 2 March
RPCVs caution against sending volunteers to Afghanistan prematurely 17 February
President Bush directs Vasquez to bring volunteers back into Afghanistan 16 February
RPCV says Peace Corps volunteers should head first to Afghanistan 2 February


PCV dies in accident in Zambia
Salem woman's death touches lives of many 12 March
PCV dies in Accident in Zambia 11 March


New Director travels Overseas to Promote PC
Vasquez travels to Afghanistan and Pakistan to assess Peace Corps' return 5 March


NPCA supports Peace Corps Autonomy
NPCA supports Peace Corps Autonomy 1 March


Happy Birthday, Peace Corps!
Happy Birthday, Peace Corps! 1 March


Vasquez received $300k in bonuses
OC Weekly says Vasquez got bonuses as employer said it was nearly bankrupt 25 February


Bush's Vision for the Peace Corps
President Bush lays out his vision for the Peace Corps 15 February
Reuters says Bush calls for Wartime Peace Corps Expansion 15 February
White House Web Site highlights the Peace Corps 15 February


Gaddi Vasquez sworn in as PC Director
Orange County Register: Vasquez gets his orders 16 February
Gaddi Vasquez sworn in as Peace Corps Director 15 February
Photos of the Swearing in 15 February


Mark Gearan says Keep the PC Independent
Former Director Mark Gearan says Keep the PC Independent 12 February
What do RPCV's say about PC Independence 31 January


Is Bush a New Frontiersman?
RPCV Chris Matthews examines the parallels between Bush and JFK 8 February


New PC Legislation to be Introduced
New Mandate White Paper presented for consideration 6 February
Reliable Source: New Peace Corps Legislation to be Introduced 5 February


Bush calls for doubling size of Peace Corps
PC Budget to increase from $278 to $320 Million for FY 2003 5 February
Bill Moyers enthusiastic about initiatives 3 February
Harris Wofford welcomes announcement 31 January
Mark Gearan stresses importance of agency's independence 31 January
Bush calls for doubling Size of the Peace Corps 29 January


Shriver speaks at Peace Corps HQ
Sargent Shriver speaks at Peace Corps Headquarters 29 January


Senate approves Gaddi Vasquez
Editorial: Returned Volunteers should be Proud 26 January
Special Report: Gaddi Vasquez approved by US Senate as PC Director 25 January


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