ADVISORY: Nuclear Weapons and Nonproliferation in Election 2016 with Expert Joe Cirincione

Contact: Moira Whelan Email: moirawhelan12@gmail.com Washington, D.C. — At 11:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, August 18, 2016, Joe Cirincione, president of Ploughshares Fund and author of the new book Nuclear Nightmares: Securing the World Before It’s Too Late, will join Ken Gude, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress Action Fund, to discuss nuclear...

STATEMENT: Members of National Security Leadership Alliance Respond to Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy Speech

Members of the National Security Leadership Alliance, or NSLA, a project of the Center for American Progress Action Fund, released the following statements today in response to Donald Trump’s foreign policy speech in Ohio, where the presidential candidate laid out his plan to defeat the Islamic State, or IS, and fight terrorism. Ambassador Wendy Sherman,...

ADVISORY: Terrorism, Hacking, Zika, and Other Threats in Election 2016 with Homeland Security Expert Juliette Kayyem

Contact: Moira Whelan Email: moirawhelan12@gmail.com Washington, D.C. — At 11:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, August 11, 2016, Juliette Kayyem, former Assistant Secretary for Intergovernmental Affairs at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and author of Security Mom: An Unclassified Guide to Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home, will join Ken Gude, Senior Fellow at the...

ADVISORY: In Philadelphia, CAP Action to Co-Host Event Featuring Madeleine Albright and Other Distinguished National Security Experts

Philadelphia, P.A. — On Wednesday July 27, 2016, the Center for American Progress Action Fund and its new initiative, the National Security Leadership Alliance, will co-host an event with the University of Pennsylvania’s Perry World House, Third Way, and the Truman National Security Project on key national security policy challenges that face the new White...

RELEASE: The National Security Leadership Alliance Releases New Vice Chairs

Washington D.C. — Ahead of Donald Trump’s vice presidential nominee announcement, the Center for American Progress Action Fund announced the Vice Chairs of the National Security Leadership Alliance, or NSLA. The NSLA is a home for policy-focused rapid response work on key national security issues. The Vice Chairs bring unrivaled experience at the highest level of civilian...

TODAY At 11AM: CAP Action’s National Security Leadership Alliance Announces New Vice Chairs and Discuss Republican VP Pick

On a press call today at 11:00 a.m. ET, Wednesday, July 13, 2016, former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman, Deputy Homeland Security Advisor to the President Rand Beers, and former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs Derek Chollet will join Vikram Singh, Vice President for National Security and International Policy...