CISSM Forum | September 23, 2010
"A New START: The Ratification Process"
by J. Peter Scoblic, Senior Professional Staff, Senate Foreign Relations Committee
J. Peter Scoblic is a senior professional staff member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Prior to joining the committee, he was the executive editor of The New Republic, where he served in various capacities for seven years. He has written and spoken widely on national security issues, and in 2008 Viking published his book, "U.S. vs. Them," a history of conservatism and American nuclear policy. Before joining The New Republic, he was the editor of Arms Control Today, a journal covering efforts to prevent the spread and use of weapons of mass destruction. He graduated from Brown University, where he was editor-in-chief of the Brown Journal of World Affairs.