925Feb 22, 2013
Modernizing the Military Budget
Former defense and foreign policy officials talked about cuts to the U.S. defense budget, maintaining national security, and modernizing the military budget. Among the topics they addressed ...
7,804Jan 31, 2013
Secretary of Defense Nomination Hearing, Part 1
Former Senator Chuck Hagel testified on his nomination to be secretary of defense. Among the topics he addressed were military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, his opinions and votes on ...
539Dec 4, 2012
Debt and National Security
Former members of Congress and Admiral Mike Mullen talked about national debt and national security. Admiral Mullen called on Congress to avert the so-called fiscal cliff and lay a framework ...
1,317Sep 17, 2012
U.S. Debt and National Security, Defense Department Perspective
Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, Admiral Mike Mullen and other former national security officials talked about the impact of U.S. debt on national security. Among the topics they ...
499Sep 12, 2012
U.S. Debt and Fiscal Outlook
A bipartisan group of former government officials and members of Congress talked about federal debt and the nation’s long-term fiscal challenges. All of the panelists agreed that ...
2,046Jul 17, 2012
Debt and Deficit Reduction
Members of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget held a news conference about their Campaign to Fix the Debt initiative. After the news conference ended, former Senator Judd Gregg ...
244Feb 23, 2012
2012 Nuclear Outlook
Participants spoke about U.S. military strategy and the future of nuclear deterrence. They focused on major threats from nuclear proliferation, potential uses of nuclear weapons by terrorists, ...
575Jan 11, 2012
Global Nuclear Materials Security
Officials talked the findings of the Nuclear Material Securities Index, a joint report by the Nuclear Threat Initiative and the Economist Intelligence Unit. The rankings are based on factors ...
243Dec 12, 2011
Nunn-Lugar Arms Control Act Anniversary
On the anniversary of their co-authored arms control legislation, Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) and former Senator Sam Nunn (D-GA) talked about efforts to secure and dismantle weapons of mass ...
261Oct 15, 2010
Fourth Estate Award Dinner
Bob Schieffer was presented the National Press Club’s annual Fourth Estate Award for a lifetime of contributions and distinguished service to American journalism. Participants praised his ...
82Sep 1, 2010
Sam Nunn on Nuclear Weapons
Former Senator Sam Nunn (D-GA) talked about eliminating nuclear weapons. He also talked about his friendships with former Senator Pete Domenici and Kay Bailey Hutchison. He responded to ...
1,888Jul 19, 2010
Sam Nunn on the Nuclear Threat Initiative
Former Senator Sam Nunn (D-GA) spoke about the threat of nuclear proliferation, efforts to reduce nuclear stockpiles, and efforts to combat the threat of nuclear terrorism. Among the issues he ...
65Oct 16, 2009
Forum on Community Service
A panel of guests talked about community service at the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library on the campus of Texas A & M University. This marked the twentieth anniversary of the Points of ...
125Jan 7, 2008
National Bipartisan Forum News Conference
A number of prominent former and current public servants discussed ways of reintroducing bipartisan statesmanship into American political discourse. Former Senator Sam Nunn read the statement ...
114Nov 8, 2005
At a conference on nuclear non-proliferation issues hosted by the Carnegie Endowment and broadcast by National Public Radio, two panels of experts discussed current nuclear threats to international ...
69Jun 27, 2005
Terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction
The 9/11 Public Discourse Project, the nonprofit successor organization to the 9/11 Commission, held a panel discussion on threats posed by terrorism and weapons of mass destruction. They ...
34Mar 9, 2005
Nuclear Terrorism Issues
Former Senator Sam Nunn, co-chairman of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, talked about national security and nuclear terrorism issues. He was a former Democratic senator from Georgia and Armed ...
19Jun 21, 2004
Former Senator Nunn talked about efforts to reduce the threat of nuclear weapons as well as other weapons of mass destruction. Among the topics he addressed were nuclear disarmament, relations ...
13May 26, 2004
G-8 Summit Preview
Panelists talked about the agenda for the upcoming G8 summit. Following prepared remarks, they responded to questions from the audience.
11Aug 10, 2003
Sunday Talk Show Stakeout
Following appearances on NBC television, Senator Lugar and former Senator Nunn responded to questions from reporters. Among the topics addressed were U.S. involvement in Iraq and Liberia, ...
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