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Obama Start Treaty

Ash at Aspen: Low-balling the Cost of Nukes

William Hartung | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics
William Hartung

The high cost of nukes should motivate us to do what we should be doing anyway -- getting rid of weapons that serve no useful purpose and do far more harm than good to U.S. and global security.

Cut Nukes Now

William Hartung | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics
William Hartung

The Obama administration has a lot on its plate at the moment, from North Korea to gun control to immigration to ongoing budget battles with the Congress. But despite these challenges, it can and must vigorously pursue the president's stated goal of eliminating nuclear weapons.

Democrats Beat Back Second Republican Attempt To Scuttle START Treaty

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A second Republican bid to amend President Barack Obama's strategic nuclear arms treaty with Russia failed during debate in Senate on Sunday and top D...

Senate Should Immediately Consider New START Treaty

Rep. Howard L. Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Howard L. Berman

It is time to stop playing partisan politics with U.S. national security. The Senate should immediately consider and give its advice and consent to ratification of the New START treaty.

Ryan Grim

Jon Kyl's START Opposition Stretches Back To Clinton | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - History is threatening to repeat itself in the Senate, as Jon Kyl works furiously to deal a vulnerable president a stinging rebuke on a k...

Amanda Terkel

Secretary Of State Hillary Clinton: New START Treaty 'Should Be Nonpartisan, Not Just Bipartisan' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen appeared on the Sunday morning public affairs sho...