State of the Union Press Release

State of the Union Press Release

Council for a Livable World issued a statement following the President's State of the Union speech on the evening of January 20th. President Obama promised to veto any congressional legislation that imposes new sanctions on Iran and threatens to undermine nuclear diplomacy.

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Front & Center

Front & Center

A bi-weekly update in arms control, national security and politics from the Council for a Livable World.

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Looking Back, Forward, and Upwards

Looking Back, Forward, and Upwards

In the Winter version of our new, quarterly newsletter, Council for a Livable World takes a look back on 2014 and a look ahead to 2015.

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Summary of the FY 2015 NDAA

Summary of the FY 2015 NDAA

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.

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Peace President Turned War President

Peace President Turned War President

"In May, the president declared: 'I think Americans have learned that it’s harder to end wars than it is to begin them.' On that, at least, he is correct," writes Senior Fellow John Isaacs for the Roll Call blog.

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