WERU News Report 11/20/13

Producer/Host: Amy Browne

Maine’s 1st District Congresswoman Chellie Pingree was among those attending a congressional briefing yesterday, that featured victims of US drone strikes in Yemen, telling their stories. The briefing was organized by CODEPINK and followed a Global Drone Summit that was held over the weekend. Congresswoman Pingree made a brief statement about her position on the issue:

Here is some of yesterday’s briefing, with audio made available to us by CODEPINK, and a special thanks to Maine CODEPINK organizer Lisa Savage. Florida Representative Alan Grayson: