- Posted March 22, 2014 by
Washington, District of Columbia
Obama administration defends cuts on nuclear security
"What I take away from this budget is that there was a lack of leadership in trying to maintain the prioritization of the funding of this issue," said Kenneth Luongo, who served as senior adviser in the Energy Department on non-proliferation issues during the Clinton administration and is now the president of the Partnership for Global Security.
Kenneth Luongo said:
"The signal … is we are in retreat on this issue, and I think that is a huge mistake."