No First Use

Hearing on Nuclear War and the Cost of Militarism

September 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee of the State Legislature will hear five bills submitted by the Massachusetts Peace and Justice Network as part of the Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda.  View the official hearing notice.  Come out on September 24 to testify for one …

No First Use and Restricting First Use

March 15, 2019 // 0 Comments

No First Use Policy H.R.921 (Smith (D-WA)). Cosponsors: McGovern. Total: 22 S.272 (Warren (D-MA)). Cosponsors: Markey. Total: 6 This act would declare that it is the policy of the U.S. not to use nuclear weapons first. MAPA Position: YES Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons …

No First Use

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

No First Use RESOLVE TO PREVENT THE FIRST USE OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS BY THE UNITED STATES    H.3211/ S.2165  This Resolution calls on the US Congress to pass a law providing that the US will never use nuclear weapons first. This effort is being led …