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Jun 05, 2012 NPEC's Executive Director Signs United States Uranium Enrichment Corporation (USEC) Energy and Water Development Appropriations Bill Amendments Letter
NPEC signed a letter along with the NRDC and other organizations, urging Congress to support Reps Burgess' (R) and Markey's (D) amendment to eliminate the $100 million in the 2013 Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act that is intended for the USEC (U.S. Uranium Enrichment Corporation) in order to limit transfers of free uranium to this troubled company.  
Apr 09, 2012 Randall Schriver Joins NPEC Board of Advisors
NPEC welcomes Randall Schriver, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Project 2049 Institute and founding partner of Armitage International LLC, to NPEC's board of advisors.
Feb 14, 2012 NPEC Executive Director Signs Letter to Urge Obama to Back Gold Standard
The Nonproliferation Policy Education Center and the Foreign Policy Initiative worked together on a letter to the President asking him to reconsider his decision to abandon the "Gold Standard" in favor of a case-by-case review. The Gold Standard requires non-nuclear weapons states to forgo uranium enrichment as well as spent-fuel reprocessing, and open themselves up to intrusive international inspections. NPEC and FPI argue that dropping the gold standard approach undermines global non-proliferation efforts and emboldens Iran because if the U.S. is willing to allow Vietnam and Jordan to make nuclear fuel, how will it convince Iran to refrain from doing this?
Jan 19, 2012 John Lauder Joins NPEC Board of Advisors
John Lauder, current Vice President for Intelligence, Threat Reduction and Homeland Security Programs at Arete Associates and former Director of the DCI Nonproliferation Center and Chief of the DCI Arms Control Intelligence Staff, is joining the NPEC advisory board. Mr. Lauder brings over three decades of experience both in the federal government and private sector to the NPEC board. We would like to give him our warmest welcome!
Jan 10, 2011 NPEC Press Release: NPEC Report Challenges Wisdom of Letting Iran Operate Bushehr
Henry Sokolski spearheaded an appeal to President Obama asking him not to subsidize the expansion of foreign nuclear supplier states' businesses in the U.S. unless they first uphold non-proliferation standards.
Oct 21, 2009 Congressional WMD Commission Progress Report Pushes NPEC Nuclear Recommendations
The Congressionally mandated Commission on the Prevention of Weapons of Mass Destruction in its first assessment of the Obama Administration urged the White House and Congress to act on four nuclear recommendations made by the Nonproliferation Policy Education Center (NPEC). 
Sep 21, 2009 U.S. Draft UN Security Council Resolution on Nonproliferation and Disarmament
NPEC releases a draft version for President Obama's United Nations Security Council resolution on Nuclear Nonproliferation and Disarmament to be introduced in New York at the next UNSC meeting in New York Sept. 24.
Nov 13, 2000 NPEC Media Release, Letter to the NRC: Nuclear Exports to North Korea
NPEC asks the NRC to seek public comment on nuclear exports to North Korea.
The Nonproliferation Policy Education Center (NPEC), is a 501 (c)3 nonpartisan, nonprofit, educational organization
founded in 1994 to promote a better understanding of strategic weapons proliferation issues. NPEC educates policymakers, journalists,
and university professors about proliferation threats and possible new policies and measures to meet them.
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