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With the end of the Cold War, many dared hope that the scourge of nuclear weapons would be ended once and for all. Yet, today, more than two decades later, the drive to build nuclear weapons by some governments continues, energized in no small part by the policies of the U.S. government.

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Event Conference Call: A More Just, Peaceful Budget 

July 25, 2017 Conference Call

Join lobbyists Amelia Kegan and Anthony Wier to learn about what is happening on the budget debate here in Washington, DC. Find out where things stand in the House and Senate, what the timeline for action is, and most importantly, what you can do to take action for a more just budget.

Event The Success of the Iran Nuclear Deal & Preventing War with Iran 

August 9, 2017 in Rogue Valley, OR

Join FCNL's Kate Gould for a conversation on the Iran nuclear deal, two years after the deal was reached.

Action Alert Vote This Week on More Money for War 

This week, the House will start debate on nearly $900 billion for war, nuclear weapons, and a border wall. Make no mistake, this funding bill marches arm in arm toward the same vision as the House and Senate “health care” proposals: together they lift up bombs and billionaires over health and humanity.

Update House Votes to Increase Pentagon Spending 

The House of Representatives voted this week for a military policy bill that increases Pentagon spending by $70 billion – a number that is higher than even the $54 billion increase that President Trump has requested.

Update House Votes on Climate, Pentagon Spending, Islamophobia, War in Military Policy Bill 

Every representative in the U.S. House voted on amendments to a military policy bill that could rein in Pentagon spending, put the brakes on a new nuclear arms race, and stop an accidental war with Iran.

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