Nukes: What Is in New START Treaty?

A contentious nuclear arms control pact with Russia, known as New START, today secured enough support from Republicans, giving Democrats the 67 votes they needed -- at least on paper -- to ratify the treaty before Congress goes out of session this week. The Senate voted on a procedural measure that ended debate on the treaty and scheduled a vote, which is expected on Wednesday. The Obama administration had accused Republicans of delaying a vote to deny the president a major foreign policy...Full Story
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