No First Use and Restricting First Use

2019 Federal Legislative Agenda

No First Use Policy

H.R.921 (Smith (D-WA)). Cosponsors: McGovern Total: 22.

S.272 (Warren (D-MA)). Cosponsors: Markey. Total: 5.

This act would declare that it is the policy of the U.S. not to use nuclear weapons first.

MAPA Position: YES

Click Here to Learn More about Limiting First Use of Nuclear Weapons (press release)

Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act

H.R.669 (Lieu (D-CA)). Cosponsors: McGovern, Clark. Total: 52.

S.200 (Markey (D-MA)). Cosponsors: Warren. Total: 13.

This legislation would prohibit the president from launching a nuclear first strike without a congressional declaration of war.

MAPA Position: YES (Video of press conference)       

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