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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Truman Presidency 50th Anniversary

    President Clinton, former presidents, and others paid tribute to President Truman’s leadership during the end of World War Two and the beginning of the Cold War. He became…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Russell B. Long Tribute

    Senator John Breaux hosted this tribute to the late Senator Long, who died in May at the age of 84. Senator Long represented Louisiana from 1948-1987. He was the Senate Democratic whip from…

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    Nuclear Threat Initiative

    Senator Nunn talked about the nuclear Threat initiative, efforts to strengthen global security, and reducing risks posed by weapons of mass destruction. Following his remarks he…

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    Challenges to National Security

    Senator Nunn talked about challenges facing national security officials. Among the topics he addressed were nuclear and biological weapons, nuclear proliferation, terrorism, and threat…

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    Budget Issues

    Participants talked with reporters about saving federal dollars for the future through budget policy, tax cuts, and disciplined use of the federal budget surplus. Among the issues they…

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    Nuclear Proliferation

    Mr. Turner and Senator Nunn announced the formation of the Nuclear Threat Initiative and spoke about efforts to curb nuclear proliferation and ensure greater safety for existing…

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    Governor Lawton Chiles Funeral

    Friends and relatives honored the life and accomplishments of Governor Chiles at his funeral.

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    Encouraging Civic Participation

    Mr. Bennett and former Senator Nunn talked about the importance of civic participation in government and renewal and ways in which to encourage participation amongst…

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