Senate NDAA Would Mandate Work on Missile Defenses in Space

Senior Fellow John Isaacs was quoted in Roll Call discussing the National Defense Authorization Act.

John Isaacs, an expert on strategic weapons with the Council for a Livable World, an arms control group, said lawmakers who have previously tried to mandate development of space interceptors have seen their provisions diluted or deleted prior to enactment.

“This would be new, it would be significant and it would be a huge expense,” Isaacs said. Read more