New Hampshire

By: Curtis C. Smith on October 2, 2015
On October 2, John Kasich supported Obama's $1 trillion plan to upgrade US nuclear forces, but also implied some military spending decisions get made on narrow political grounds rather than on security needs.
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By: Will Thomas on September 25, 2015
Asked about spending on "guns" or "butter," Sen. Rand Paul said he wants to spend less on both.
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By: Elizabeth Ropp on September 19, 2015
Asked about the immigrant detention quota and the role of for-profit prisons, Sen. Bernie Sanders said he had just introduced legislation to shut down the private prison industry. "We don't want to provide a perverse incentive to see more people in jail," he said.
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By: Judy Elliott on September 18, 2015
Hillary Clinton responded - briefly - to questions about nuclear weapons modernization and the military industrial complex. She agreed we have to find a way to rid the world of nuclear weapons and said she would start a high-level commission to study how to make weapons procurement decisions more resistant to the political influence of weapons makers.
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By: Judy Elliott on September 16, 2015
Lincoln Chafee opposes nuclear weapons modernization and says we should go back to negotiations for nuclear reductions.
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By: John on September 15, 2015
Lincoln Chafee says he would stop the current $1 trillion nuclear modernization program and live up to US obligations to negotiate under the Non Proliferation Treaty.
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By: Will Thomas on September 15, 2015
Governor Christie appears to support "modernization" of US nuclear weapons, but is skeptical about the trillion dollar price tag.
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By: Judy Elliott on September 7, 2015
Lindsay Graham told me he supports plans to spend huge sums of money on nuclear weapons to assure they are reliable.
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By: Arnie Alpert on September 6, 2015
Scott Walker faced questions on nuclear weapons, the influence of the military industrial complex, and for-profit incarceration of immigrants outside a country store in a rural New Hampshire town. His answers left a bit to be desired.
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By: Muriel on September 4, 2015
Jeb Bush called for more transparency to dilute the influence of Pentagon contractors, then called for stronger military forces abroad. But he did talk about abuses associated with money and lobbyists.
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