At a recent Center for National Policy event, ATR Consulting’s head researcher Lola Cecchinel discussed how Afghans view their government and the Taliban. Despite a wave of violence, most Afghans believe their government is in control of the country and oppose a return to the Taliban, according to a new survey. The study comes as […]
As veterans of different wars and different eras, we write to express our disgust at the state of affairs in Washington, D.C., and to call for an end to the slash and burn politics crippling our nation. Though the federal government shutdown is over, the damage to our nation and our nation’s veterans endures. The […]
Truman National Security Project Defense Council Member Andrew Borene discusses the serious ramifications of the government shutdown on our national security. The epic embarrassment of our government’s shutdown has finally ended but in its wake we’re now faced with a serious national security deficit. Unlike our political leaders, America’s enemies didn’t take the last two […]
Friday, October 18, 2013 - A day that will live in infamy. For the first time in history, the United States of America is prepared to default on the National Debt. We had paid back our Revolutionary War Debt to the penny. Despite the incredible cost and brutality of brother-on-brother violence during the Civil War, President […]
Jeff Santos interviews Truman National Security project Fellow Mike Derham about the impending debt ceiling crisis and the ramifications of a default. Click here to listen to the audio.