Election Forum and Reception on the Future of National Security
On Thursday, November 6, Council for a Livable World hosted an Election Forum and Reception on the Future of National Security. With an audience of students and new and longtime Council supporters, our distinguished panel of speakers discussed the recent election and its implications for our nation's security policies.
House and Senate Armed Services Committees have come to compromises on the National Defense Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2015, a version of which passed in the House in May. Our research center has produced a summary of the House-Senate agreements included in this version of the bill.
Today, Council for a Livable World, issued a statement praising U.S. and P5+1 diplomats on opting to extend nuclear negotiations with Iran, and to encourage all parties to continue to seek a comprehensive deal that will ultimately will prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.