Tauscher’s next treaty

The Washington Times Weekly - - Geopolitics -

Ellen “the Tausch” Tauscher, un­der­sec­re­tar y of state for arms-con­trol in­ter­na­tional se­cu­rity, has her sights set on push­ing ahead with an­other arms-con­trol treaty af­ter pas­sage of the New START pact ear­lier this year.

Those ef­forts, how­ever, are likely to be dif­fi­cult be­cause of op­po­si­tion from a key Se­nate Repub­li­can.

Mrs. Tauscher told the Arms Con­trol As­so­ci­a­tion in a speech May 10 that the Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion’s next goal is to try to win Se­nate rat­i­fi­ca­tion of the Com­pre­hen­sive Test Ban Treaty, which was voted down

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