Who knows the devil?

April 10, 2010
Stephen Young
Senior Washington Representative

Because apparently he is in the details, which matter.

But, wait — we have details too. At least, some more details on the Nuclear Posture Review than we’ve posted before.

Our assessment of “The Obama Administration’s New Nuclear Policy” provides information on five key issues in the NPR:

  1. Declaratory policy  – why we have nukes;
  2. Warhead numbers – how many is enough;
  3. Warhead maintenance – how best to keep the arsenal effective;
  4. U.S. Tactical Nuclear Weapons – how many and where they are;
  5. Alert Status – do we need to be able to launch weapons quickly?

Check it out.

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Stephen Young lobbies administration officials, members of Congress, and journalists to advance UCS security-related campaigns, largely focusing on arms control, nuclear weapons policy, missile defense, and nuclear threat reduction programs. He also works with scientists across the country to help amplify their concerns on critical national security policies.