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Alex Rothman Archives

Defense Authorization and New START

Lawrence Korb and Alex Rothman write that the National Defense Authorization Act would waste billions, undermine our national security, and limit the ability of the president and military to ensure our nation's scarce resources are being distributed where they can be most effective.

By Lawrence J. Korb and Alex Rothman | Friday, May 27, 2011

Budget Lessons of Osama bin Laden

Lawrence Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman examine what the bin Laden operation may mean for the U.S. defense budget.

By Lawrence J. Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman | Monday, May 9, 2011

Defensible Budget Cuts

Lawrence Korb, Alex Rothman, and Laura Conley explain why reasonable cuts to defense spending outlined by President Obama will enhance our national security.

By Lawrence J. Korb, Alex Rothman, and Laura Conley | Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Fukushima: Another Reason to Ratify the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty

The disaster in Japan should remind Congress that ratifying the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty would be a good idea, write Lawrence Korb and Alex Rothman.

By Lawrence J. Korb and Alex Rothman | Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Restoring Tricare

book_alt2 icon Report The cost of military health care could eventually begin to divert funding away from other crucial national security initiatives, write Lawrence Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman.

By Lawrence J. Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman | Monday, February 28, 2011

Defense Cuts Are Mandatory

Lawrence J. Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman examine the need to take meaningful action on runaway defense spending.

By Lawrence J. Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman | Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Pakistan Doubles Its Nuclear Arsenal: Is It Time to Start Worrying?

Alex Rothman and Lawrence Korb on whether we should worry about Pakistan's nuclear arsenal doubling.

By Alex Rothman and Lawrence J. Korb | Friday, February 11, 2011

Top 10 Fiscally Responsible Defense Cuts

book_alt2 icon Report A look at 10 ways to reduce defense spending, while safeguarding our vital national security interests.

By Lawrence J. Korb, Laura Conley, and Alex Rothman | Wednesday, February 2, 2011

We Can’t Afford to Continue “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”

Congress should pass the fiscal year 2011 National Defense Authorization Act and end a policy that hurts our moral authority and national security, write Laura Conley and Alex Rothman.

By Laura Conley and Alex Rothman | Monday, November 15, 2010