LtGen Dirk Jameson, ASP Consensus member and former Deputy Commander in Chief of U.S. Strategic Command, writes in Stars and Stripes that a new nuclear strategy will enhance U.S. national security.
Our nuclear strategy still bears the imprint of the Cold War. The nuclear triad retains our same Cold War arsenal, but reduced in size. It is still far beyond the level that rational military strategists find necessary or practical…Spending billions on nuclear forces beyond a credible deterrent diverts resources from the defense capabilities our troops really need.
Read the full op-ed here.