Democrats Pounce McConnell for Mentioning Iran War Resolution, Military Force

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nv., advised lawmakers to be cautious about publicly discussing a possible war with Iran after Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., suggested the Senate should consider a resolution to would allow President Obama to use military force to prevent the Middle Eastern country from getting nuclear weapons. McConnell said publicly […]

Disarmament & Nuclear Weapons

STATE OF AFFAIRS 01/27/11: Nuclear Zero, total worldwide disarmament, is a concept that reads like science fiction to most of us and yet, with accords like the Non-Proliferation Treaty, many governments seem to be trying for just that, albeit slowly. What developments lie ahead and how can citizens affect the pace of d├ętente? We sit down with David Cortright, author & Director of Policy Studies at Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute, to discuss the future of nuclear disarmament and the policies needed to reach zero.  Listen to the Show