A Reckless Gamble
Did you know that the United States is the only nuclear power in the world that lacks the ability to make new nuclear weapons? This means that as the Obama Administration contemplates further deep—and unilateral reductions—in the US nuclear arsenal, we will have no ability to rebuild our forces if world conditions worsen.
In this piece, Mark Davis and Philip Hughes draw on their White House experience to suggest a “pause and plateau”–a pause in nuclear negotiations, and a plateau at current agreed-upon force levels for five years.
To read the full article in The Hill, please click here.