Levin received assurances from Locklear that he would “explore the possibility” of talking directly with his counterpart in China to make clear that the United States wants the country to help end North Korea’s provocations. Locklear said any military-to-military conversations would have to be coordinated with other communications occurring between the two governments.
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., takes a selfie with his cut-out head during the Hoops for Youth 16th annual charity basketball game held at George Washington University's Smith Center, September 8, 2014. The members of Congress team beat the lobbyist team 46-40. Buy photo here.