posted on September 5, 2012 at 10:12 am
ASP’s Andrew Holland was recently quoted in AOL Energy in regards to the presidential candidates and their stances on fossil fuels.
posted on August 30, 2012 at 9:13 am
It would not take an elaborate plot by Al Qaeda to endanger many lives. In the past few years, we have already seen too many accidents, homegrown incidents and numerous warnings from the Department of Homeland Security. We’ve got to draw the line. It’s both good policy and good politics for the Obama administration to act to secure the nation’s chemical plants now.
posted on August 29, 2012 at 12:51 pm
In an oped published by The Hill, ASP Adjunct Senior Fellow Seyom Brown, wrote about this issues surrounding red lines in foreign policy, and if these actually help or hinder the U.S. in achieving its goals.
posted on August 28, 2012 at 2:27 pm
The American Security Project (ASP) commends the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency for issuing finalized new fuel economy standards. These standards will increase fuel economy to the equivalent of 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025 – doubling the average fuel economy of 2007.
These standards will reduce America’s oil consumption by more than 2 million barrels a day by 2025, protecting American consumers from the sudden gasoline price shocks we’ve seen over the last four years and enhancing our national security.
posted on August 28, 2012 at 1:45 pm
ASP Fellow Joshua Foust is quoted in the Financial Times discussing why both parties in the campaign have avoided discussing Afghanistan despite growing insecurity in the country.
posted on August 28, 2012 at 11:22 am
“Helmand has been the site of a very worrying deterioration in security over the last year, in particular, but I think overall what we’ve seen happening within the insurgency writ large . . . is that the Taliban has really focused its violence on civilians, in particular.”