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Truman Staff on the Iran Framework

The Truman community has been active in their support of an agreement that will prevent Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon. Our staff and members have been working to shape our nation’s political debate, defending the diplomatic process from its opponents and stressing that tough diplomacy is critical to American security.  This week, Truman Project […]

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Peshawar Attack May Finally Effect Change In Pakistan

With the recent massacre of 145 students and teachers by the Pakistani Taliban (also known as the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan) in Peshawar, Pakistan’s efforts to address terrorism have returned to the international forefront. And, yet just two days after this heinous attack, a Pakistani court has permitted Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, a senior Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander alleged to […]

Post-Election Day Update

Seth Moulton – House of Representatives – Massachusetts 6th Seth Moulton, 2008 Fellow, became Truman’s first member elected to the U.S House of Representatives. Seth, who defeated incumbent John Tierney in the Democratic primary, is a Marine who provides the constituents of the 6th Congressional District with a fresh face and tireless work ethic. Seth […]

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Why Iran Diplomacy Matters

Over the past year, our nation’s diplomats have been working tirelessly to produce an agreement that will prevent both an Iranian nuclear weapon and another war in the Middle East. Keeping Iran from acquiring a nuclear weapon is of central importance to American security – and achieving this through tough diplomacy is difficult, but possible. […]

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TruCon15 in the News

TruCon15 ran June 25th – 28th, and the on-the-record events attracted a lot of media attention. Acting Under Secretary of Defense Brad R. Carson 6/25/15, The Washington Times: Pentagon to improve retention of women, rank advancement, by Jacqueline Klimas, mentions Truman Project   Vice President Biden 6/26/15, WGST (Atlanta, GA radio): Joe Biden Speaks at Truman National Security […]

Truman Project Releases 21st Century Security: A Framework for American Leadership

Washington, D.C. – The Truman National Security Project today released 21st Century Security: A Framework for American Leadership, a collection of 128 concrete steps America can take to address the opportunities and challenges we face in the 21st century. The recommendations were drafted by Truman’s unique community of subject matter, policy, and political experts. The framework is available here. “Now more than ever, America needs […]

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New EPA Regs for Heavy-Duty Truck Emissions a Win for National Security

New EPA Regs for Heavy-Duty Truck Emissions a Win for National Security Washington, D.C. – Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new limits on emissions from heavy-duty trucks. In response to the proposed rule, Truman Project Executive Director Michael Breen said: “We applaud the EPA for taking this additional step to reduce our dependence on fossil fuel and […]

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Truman & CNP In the News 5/23/15-5/30/15

  Energy & Climate 5/23/15, Biofuels Digest: Your illustrated guide to the next world crisis, its energy roots, the issues, the players, the steps, and remedies, by Jim Lane, quotes Michael Breen, Truman Project Executive Director 5/26/15, Inside Sources: Opinion: A Question of Leadership on Climate Change, by Andrea Marr, Truman Project Defense Council 5/29/15, […]

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