Senate Armed Services Committee: Organization DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the organization Senate Armed Services Committee related to Oil. This organization may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this organization as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Oil.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   3358
News Count (W/Clustered)   3317 (98.78%)
Distinct Stories   1497
Blog Count   26 (0.77%)
Tweet Count   14 (0.42%)
Shared Tweet Count   14
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   -0.89
Combined Polarization   7.54
Combined Activity   0.85
Combined Personalization   0.85
News Tone   -0.88
Blog Tone   -0.30
Tweet Tone   -5.08
First Seen   3/30/2009
Last Seen   12/13/2013
News/Social Ratio  98.78%
Attention/Loyalty  625 / 2886 days (21.66%)


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Category Breakdown
Articles mentioning this organization fall into the following system categories:

18.28% (611)
2.72% (91)
100.00% (3343)
38.74% (1295)

Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this organization: (Click on any country to view its profile) [Help]

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Outlet Location Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Barack Obama   42.56% (1429)
John Mccain   39.04% (1311)
Carl Levin   22.66% (761)
Susan Collins   12.54% (421)
Jim Inhofe   11.23% (377)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Senate Armed Services Committee   99.55% (3343)
Defense Department   19.15% (643)
Senate Foreign Relations Committee   12.57% (422)
Armed Services Committee   11.94% (401)
United Nations   11.05% (371)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   68.79% (2310)
Tehran, Tehran, Iran   17.15% (576)
Tripoli, Tarabulus, Libya   12.00% (403)
Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium   8.13% (273)
London, London, City Of, United Kingdom   7.86% (264)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this organization:
United States   10.99% (3209)
Iran   10.99% (1270)
Afghanistan   10.99% (1207)
Iraq   10.99% (917)
Libya   10.99% (866)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Tehran, Iran   17.33% (582)
Tarabulus, Libya   12.03% (404)
Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium   8.13% (273)
London, City Of, United Kingdom   7.86% (264)
Oc,    6.31% (212)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Washington, United States   76.77% (2578)
District Of Columbia, United States   73.91% (2482)
Arizona, United States   23.29% (782)
Oklahoma, United States   12.15% (408)
New York, United States   10.99% (369)

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Outlet Location Countries
This organization is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   10.99% (2473)
Uk   10.99% (46)
Canada   10.99% (46)
Scotland   10.99% (29)
Australia   10.99% (23)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this organization

flynnbw   0.06% (2)[Profile]
nightmarenews   0.03% (1)[Profile]
IWActus   0.03% (1)[Profile]
erxyzzy   0.03% (1)[Profile]
GrowthEnergy   0.03% (1)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

This organization tends to be mentioned in articles from the following news outlets:

Yahoo.Com   2.14% (72)
Reuters.Com   1.19% (40)
Salon.Com   1.04% (35)
Washingtonpost.Com   0.98% (33)
Thehill.Com   0.89% (30)

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Top Blogs

This organization tends to be mentioned in articles from the following blogs:

Peakoil.Com   0.09% (3)
888news.Info   0.06% (2)
Oilofwar.Com   0.03% (1)
Irregulartimes.Com   0.03% (1)
Theasiabizz.Com   0.03% (1)

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News Articles

All 3317 news articles:


Resounding House vote quashes Senate opposition to budget deal | TheHill

...... payments drop by percentage point , which veterans groups say could shave their benefits by percent over the next two decades To help with the whip effort , Senate Armed Services Committee chairman Carl Levin D-Michigan released a statement Friday pledging to conduct a review of military pensions We're going to review this retiree pension issue as part of a review that we're ......

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Tone: 0.33%
Pol: 7.86%
Act: 26.36%
Per: 0.78%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

China Threatens Japan Ahead of Biden Trip | Washington Free Beacon

...... declared the ADIZ that overlaps Japan air defense zone and covers the Senkakus , which China calls Diaoyu On Capitol Hill , the senior Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee said the latest tensions highlight the administration confusing and inconsistent messages to Japan , a key ally the administration for months before China imposition of the air zone had ......

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Tone: -1.09%
Pol: 7.05%
Act: 22.82%
Per: 0.52%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Lawmakers Continue Push for New Iran Sanctions -

...... Nelson D , Florida , who said It is a choice between a pause or imminent war choose a verifiable pause But as the White House picked up support from Senate Armed Services Committee chairman Carl Levin D , Michigan and Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Dianne Feinstein D , California , it faced new headwinds from other Democrats and an onslaught of criticism from ......

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Tone: 0.21%
Pol: 7.63%
Act: 23.61%
Per: 0.72%
Que: 2.44%
Exc: 0.00%

Congressional leaders cautious but accepting of Iran nuclear deal for now - NBC Politics

...... sanctions regime while maintaining its ability to pursue nuclear weapons Obama administration allies on Congress were wary but supportive in their reactions Senate Armed Services Committee chairman Sen Carl Levin , D-Michigan , called the deal realistic and practical He said , There is no harm in testing Iran willingness because a freeze and a partial roll-back of Iran ......

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Tone: 1.08%
Pol: 7.07%
Act: 20.30%
Per: 1.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

U.S. lawmakers question Obama's plea for Iran sanctions pause | Reuters

...... new Iran sanctions measure into the annual defense authorization bill , which Obama would find hard to veto Republican senator Lindsey Graham , a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee , said that was one possible route for new sanctions He dismissed Kerry assertion they would torpedo the Geneva talks I don't buy that one bit , quite frankly What got us here is the ......

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Tone: 0.65%
Pol: 6.73%
Act: 20.85%
Per: 0.65%
Que: 2.44%
Exc: 0.00%
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Blog Posts

All 26 blog posts:


Rise Up or Die High Alert! SPECIAL NOTICE « A Truth Soldier

...... of war , namely , that militaries not target civilian populations But after all , as Defense secretary Rumsfeld noted in a statement to the Senate Armed Services Committee , the enemy hides in caves abroad , and more importantly , among us here at home Now , despite the fact that both the Presidential and military directives target non-United States ......

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Tone: -1.55%
Pol: 9.12%
Act: 21.43%
Per: 1.27%
Que: 3.60%
Exc: 5.86%

Inside the West's economic war with Iran | Peak Oil News and Message Boards

...... national security staff to ask senators to go slow on the legislation On December , Treasury secretary Timothy Geithner wrote senator Carl Levin , chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee , to register strong opposition to the legislation He warned it might fracture US allies solidarity on Iran and fuel Tehran suspected nuclear ambitions by driving up oil prices and thus ......

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Tone: -1.26%
Pol: 6.45%
Act: 22.61%
Per: 0.53%
Que: 2.13%
Exc: 0.00%

Iraq Violence Surges Amid Corruption | Peak Oil News and Message Boards

...... Iraq when the last US troops departed at the end of Six months earlier , in June , Defense secretary Leon Panetta had said in testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee that there are a thousand al-Qaeda that are still in Iraq Iraq sustained a series of coordinated bombings nationwide this quarter as well as assassinations and other smaller daily attacks , ......

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Tone: -2.13%
Pol: 8.20%
Act: 17.54%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Ending Hawaii's Oil Addiction | Changing Cities - Green Advertising

...... use of advanced biofuels , claiming that they are concerned about the cost of these new , nonoil fuels Sen John McCain , R-Arizona , the ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee , said , I don't believe we can afford it the Department Of Defense military expenditures on fuel is about billion , billion of that was unbudgeted simply because of the change in ......

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Tone: 1.60%
Pol: 4.79%
Act: 21.69%
Per: 1.83%
Que: 6.25%
Exc: 0.00%

Congress Votes To Increase Dependence On Saudi Oil | Addicting Info

...... Last month both the House and Senate Armed Services Committee voted in new restrictions on our military What these restrictions are is simple , the military can only purchase non-fossil fuels if they are less expensive per-gallon than fossil fuel Considering the subsidies for oil based fuel over other fuel sources , this effectively would kill the Department Of Defense effort to eliminate ......

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Tone: -1.48%
Pol: 8.25%
Act: 26.22%
Per: 2.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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...Sen @MarkUdall: Oil is biggest military weakness- going green most important work we do to keep nation secure #biochat...

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(07/18/2011 at 08:34:30 am)
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Tone: 4.35%
Pol: 13.04%
Act: 30.43%
Per: 4.35%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @SapphireEnergy: Oil is biggest military weakness: The Pentagon released its first-ever operational energy strate... #algae #biofuel...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 9.09%
Act: 13.64%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @UKProgressive: (Not opinion... FACT!) Opinion: Oil is biggest military weakness #p2 #tcot #tlot...

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(07/18/2011 at 9:19:04 pm)
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Tone: -11.11%
Pol: 11.11%
Act: 5.56%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 100.00%


...Sen. Mark Udall: #Oil is biggest military weakness #energy #nationalsecurity #renewables

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(07/18/2011 at 12:31:50 am)
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Tone: -6.67%
Pol: 6.67%
Act: 13.33%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Sen. @MarkUdall has a nice OpEd in today's @Politico on reducing our military's dependence on #oil: via @JimArkedis...

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(07/18/2011 at 1:52:34 pm)
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Tone: 3.85%
Pol: 3.85%
Act: 7.69%
Per: 3.85%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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