Bishops Issue Statement on Syrian Refugees

November 20, 2015 | , , , , , , | Posted in News/Updates

Click here to read the Bishops’ statement on the Syrian refugee crisis.  Please note that the document is two pages long. Read More >>

Senate Approves New START Treaty

December 22, 2010 | , , | Posted in News/Updates

The US Senate approved a major new arms control treaty today by a 71-26 vote.  The treaty will limit the United States and Russia each to no more than 1,550 long-range, strategic nuclear weapons.  Deployed missile launchers will be capped at 700. Read More >>

Progress Possible on New START

December 10, 2010 | , | Posted in News/Updates

As  the 111th Congress enters its final days, it appears that ratification of the “New START” treaty between Russia and the United States may yet occur this year. Read More >>

World Leaders Gather in Washington DC at Nuclear Summit

April 14, 2010 | , | Posted in News/Updates

World leaders met in Washington for a summit hosted by President Obama on nuclear security.  Coming on the heels of an arms reduction treaty signed by the United States and Russia, the issue of nuclear weapons and nuclear security is very much a topic of discussion at this time. Read More >>

US, Russia Sign Nuclear Weapons Reduction Agreement

April 9, 2010 | , | Posted in News/Updates

The agreement will reduce each country’s nuclear arsenal. Read More >>