The upcoming NATO summit tests U.S. credibility.
The United States should maintain and clarify its policy against development of new nuclear weapons, which presidents of both parties have honored since the end of the Cold War.
President Trump’s impulsive decision-making and reliance on the military as his primary foreign policy tool jeopardizes America’s national security.
President Trump is ignoring cardinal rules of effective counterterrorism to the detriment of American security and the benefit of the nation’s enemies.
Before the administration and Congress add significant defense funds to the FY 2018 budget, they should take a close look at the Pentagon’s current spending.
The impact of President Trump’s budget on working families will depend on the answers to these five questions.
Trump’s hastily prepared budget plan will undermine U.S. national security, erode public health and environmental standards, and cost the American people dearly in the long run.
The Trump administration’s focus on the Muslim Brotherhood is driven by anti-Muslim bigotry rather than any real assessment of whether it’s a terrorist organization.
Federal agencies must sustain the efforts undertaken by President Barack Obama to ensure that the U.S. national security workforce reflects the talent and experience of the entire country.
Bad process beats good policy, and presidents get the process they deserve. This report provides lessons for the next president from past administrations on mistakes to avoid and best practices to follow in the way national security policy is made.
Congress must act because of Trump’s refusal to even consider Russian involvement in hacks of the 2016 presidential election.
On Veterans Day, the Center for American Progress offers a statistical snapshot of the nation's veterans and the challenges they face.
The Obama administration has clarified some of its legal views ahead of the impending release of new information on the drone program.
The Obama administration has promised to release more information about drone strikes. This brief outlines the legal context in which that information should be evaluated.
The current plans to modernize the U.S. nuclear arsenal are unsustainable. Prudent cuts can help deterrence and free up scarce funds for more pressing priorities.