It’s happening now. After weeks of stalling and amidst growing dissent from the public and Congress, the House will vote on $33 billion for escalating the war in Afghanistan. Call your [...]
Last week both the Senate and the House approved of the sanctions “package,” or the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 (H.R.2194), against Iran, and it goes [...]
- What an Iranian bomb would take « Groundswell Blog, from Peace Action West[...] been counterproductive, and it’s ...
In response to misplaced concern about the long-term reliability of the nuclear arsenal, the Obama administration sent Congress a budget request for the nuclear weapons complex bigger than [...]
- Obama administration plans fewer nukes, more nuclear weapons money « Groundswell Blog, from Peace Action West[...] NNSA’s shoddy accounting practice...
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For the past two years, I’ve been blogging on nuclear weapons news, from our success in defeating the Bush administration’s push for new nuclear weapons to the New START treaty to cut [...]
Most of the press and the politicians have been fawning over Obama’s recent decision to replace Gen. McChrystal with Gen. Petraeus. Following the publication of the Rolling Stone article, [...]
Incredibly, it’s true. The Government Accountability Office just discovered (pdf) that the agency charged with managing the US nuclear stockpile is pretty much making up the numbers as they [...]
- Committee members demand accountability for nuclear weapon costs « Groundswell Blog, from Peace Action West[...] Chairman Jim Langevin (D-R.I.) and Rank...