Council for a Livable World urges a “yes” vote on the following amendments to be included in the House’s Defense Appropriations bill: Rules #13. Quigley (IL), Blumenauer (OR), Garamendi (CA), Polis (CO), Smith, Adam (WA): Amendment # 13 to decrease funding for the Long Range Standoff Weapon by $75,802,000 and increase the spending reduction account […]
Vote Alert: Iran Terror Finance Transparency Act
Approving this bill risks a collapse of the international effort to constrain Iran’s nuclear program and will let Iran off the hook — leaving the U.S. Congress to be blamed.
Vote Alert: Defense Authorization
Dear Member of Congress, Council for a Livable World urges you to vote ”no” on cloture for the fiscal year 2016 National Defense Authorization Bill conference report. We will be scoring the vote on our CLW Legislative Progress Report. NDAA Conference Report (H.R. 1735): The addition of $38 billion to the Overseas Contingency Operations account – […]
Vote Alert: Defense Authorization and Iran Terrorism Act
Council for a Livable World urges Congress to vote no on the National Defense Authorization Act and Iran Terrorism Act.
Vote Alert for FY 16 Senate NDAA
VOTE ALERT COUNCIL FOR A LIVABLE WORLD June 10, 2015 The Senate is slated to vote on numerous amendments to the Fiscal Year 2016 National Defense Authorization Bill throughout the week. Some amendments reflect a responsible approach to defense spending and national security and are well-deserving of your support. Others reflect rash approaches to national […]