Trump To North Korean Nuke Threat: 'Won't Happen'

National Security | Kerry Picket
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump talks to members of the media at Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., December 21, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘vicious threats for nuclear war by the Imperialists’

Playing Politics With Our National Defense Should Disqualify Candidates For President

Opinion | Rep. Chris Stewart
The U.S. Capitol building is seen before President Barack Obama arrives to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 20, 2015. (REUTERS/Jim Bourg)

As a former military officer, it’s difficult for me to imagine how anyone in Congress could vote against this critical piece of legislation.

Betrayer-In-Chief: President Obama Threatens To Take The Military Hostage

Opinion | Ben Collins

Ten years ago we were the pride of the nation. Today we’re a fiscal liability.

Democrats Want Illegals In The Military, But These Republicans Say It's Not Happening

World | Jonah Bennett
NOGALES, MEXICO - MARCH 10: Immigrants listen during a Catholic Mass held at the Kino Border Initiative center for migrants March 10, 2013 in Nogales, Mexico. The center feeds hundreds of meals per day to immigrants recently deported from the United States and those about to attempt to cross into the U.S. illegally. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Members of Congress are both endorsing a cycle of perpetual amnesty…and betraying struggling young Americans’

Oil Industry Supports, Greens Oppose NDAA Federal Lands Deal

Politics | Michael Bastasch

Tom Coburn is not happy

There's More To National Security Than Meets The Eye

Opinion | Scott Rutter and Robert Wells
U.S. Secretary of State Kerry speaks with DRC Foreign Minister Tshibanda prior to boarding his airplane and departing from N'djili Airport in Kinshasa

American power must be balanced between diplomatic and military interests.

Political dysfunction threatens our military and national security -- again

Opinion | Amber Smith

Will Congress pass an NDAA this year?

Chris Hedges' last stand

Opinion | Mike Maharrey

We can’t count on the court to strike down indefinite detention — let’s nullify it.

International public broadcasting can come home, but do we need it at all?

Opinion | Trevor Burrus

We should be allowed to see what we’re telling other countries.

Obama calls NDAA conscience clause for military chaplains 'unnecessary'

Politics | Paul Conner
Army Chaplains

Provision would allow chaplains to opt out of performing ceremonies against their beliefs

Rand Paul, John McCain spar over NDAA 'indefinite detention' language - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III
Rand Paul

‘Our Bill of Rights is not something that can be cherry-picked at legislators’ convenience’

Libertarian super PAC slams 'lip-service' Lindsey Graham for supporting NDAA amendment - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III

Graham’s vote may indicate he is taking a potential primary challenge seriously

Rand Paul renews threat to filibuster the NDAA - TheDCNF

Politics | W. James Antle III
Rand Paul

‘Today, we will either affirm the right to trial by jury or restrict it’