The Pentagon’s fiscal year 2015 budget request makes important reforms but should adhere to all budget caps beyond FY 2015.
The Murray-Ryan budget deal does not eliminate the challenges DOD faces from sequestration but does provide an opportunity to responsibly reduce defense spending.
Lawrence J. Korb writes about the importance of the recent deal that has essentially halted Iran's progress toward making a nuclear weapon.
Lawrence J. Korb writes about why the Iran deal is good for all parties involved.
Lawrence J. Korb and Dennis Laich discuss the seriousness of the military's sexual assault problem.
Larry Korb critiques Jeff McMahan's argument that the United States' all-volunteer military must allow for selective conscientious objections when using force for purposes other than national defense.
Report This report discusses sexual assault in the military and outlines key reform goals to combat the problem.
Lawrence Korb writes on the U.S. Navy's misleading and disingenuous claims about the rollout of a new destroyer program.
Larry Korb discusses the defense budget under the sequester.
Lawrence J. Korb writes about the legacy of Gen. David Jones.
President Obama should use congressional approval to target chemical weapons in Syria.
Lawrence J. Korb outlines what the United States should do in response to the suspected chemical attack in Syria.
Matthew Duss and Lawrence J. Korb write about the implications for the United States of the recent inauguration of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Matthew Duss and Lawrence Korb write about how the United States should be as careful as possible to do no harm in Iran.
Lawrence Korb discusses whether officials lowered the standards for enlistment for Edward Snowden.