Congress has consistently left many national security and defense duties unfulfilled through inaction and failure to compromise.
We have largely failed to make foreign policy issues accessible to the millions of Americans who have never spent significant time working in government or living abroad.
The program wastes precious resources on weapons that do not contribute to Britain’s national security.
Effective presidents and Congressional leaders need to rally in times of danger, or worse, a real crisis.
The Bush-Cheney administration’s disastrous debaathification campaign further pushed the former, largely Sunni, Iraqi military into open rebellion against the newly forming Iraqi government.
When it comes to Syria, there is no consensus view on where the threat of ISIS fits into the overall political solution to the crisis.
USA FREEDOM would reform the FISC process in several ways to achieve greater accountability, transparency, and to improve privacy protections.
Congress created the Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program for interpreters and other allies who helped the U.S. missions in Afghanistan and Iraq.
A responsible middle ground can be found to extend the program with reforms that further shrink its size and scope.
TRIA is one of the nation’s most effective public-private partnerships.