Press

Below is an archive of PNSR press releases.

  • July 31, 2012 - PNSR Bids Farewell As It Ends Operations; New Publications

  • December 2, 2011 - PNSR Recommends Active Role for Legal Community

  • November 9, 2011 - PNSR Envisions National Security in 2026

  • May 19, 2011 - Lessons Learned From the Demise of Bin Laden

  • March 31, 2011 - Jonathan Breul, Executive Director of the IBM Center for The Business of Government, Joins the Project on National Security Reform’s Guiding Coalition

  • March 29, 2011 - Margaret Cope, Retired Air Force Colonel and Logistics Expert, Joins the Project on National Security Reform as a Senior Advisor

  • February 28, 2011 - Chuck Lutes, Former Director for Nonproliferation on the National Security Staff, Joins the Project on National Reform as a Senior Advisor

  • February 25, 2011 - Experts Consider Unity of Effort in National Security Operations Abroad

  • February 18, 2011 - Groundbreaking Paper on Authorities for Interagency Teams

  • February 2, 2011 - Tom Ridge Joins the Project on National Security Reform’s Guiding Coalition

  • January 29, 2011 - Book launch: Two Wheels and Two Questions: A Journey through America in Search of Personal and National Identity, by PNSR Senior Associate Christopher Holshek

  • January 26, 2011 - Reorganizing Government: Advice to the President from Renowned Transformation Agent James R. Locher III

  • January 24, 2011 - Former Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair, Convinced of the Need for National Security Transformation, Rejoins PNSR

  • December 15, 2010 - New PNSR Study Recommends an Integrated National Security Professional System

  • December 13, 2010 - PNSR Stands Ready to Meet the Challenge of American Reform and Renewal

  • December 1, 2010 - PNSR Expert Commentary and Resources on Fiscal Responsibility and National Security Spending

  • November 24, 2010 - PNSR Awarded Grant to Explore the Legal Issues of National Security Transformation

  • October 6, 2010 - Former Deputy Treasury Secretary Kimmitt Joins PNSR’s Guiding Coalition

  • September 30, 2010 - PNSR Applauds Bill by Skelton and Davis on National Security Interagency Reform

  • September 29, 2010 - Daniel Langberg publishes article on lessons from NCTC for interagency teams

  • August 4, 2010 - PNSR Awarded Contract to Study Interagency National Security Professionals

  • July 29, 2010 - PNSR Calls for Action on Bold Changes Urged by QDR Independent Panel Study

  • July 22, 2010 - PNSR Experts Comment on the Washington Post’s

  • June 9, 2010 - PNSR President and CEO James R. Locher III Testifies Before House Armed Services Committee

  • May 28, 2010 - President Obama’s National Security Strategy adopts the Project on National Security Reform’s key ideas

  • May 26, 2010 - Colonel Christopher Holshek Joins PNSR as a Senior Associate and blogs about America’s place in the 21st century

  • May 11, 2010 - PNSR partners with PRTM Management Consultants LLC

  • April 7, 2010 - Dr. John A. Nagl, President of the Center for a New American Security, Joins PNSR’s Guiding Coalition

  • April 1, 2010 - PNSR Commends U.S. Rep. Jim Langevin’s Call for a Quadrennial National Security Review

  • March 18, 2010 - US National Security and Resilience Expert Steven Trevino joins Project on National Security Reform as a Senior Advisor

  • February 23, 2010 - PNSR releases comprehensive critique of NCTC’s whole-of-government planning and proposes broader reforms for the counterterrorism system.

  • January 15, 2010 - PNSR Proposes Direct Resources and New Regional Integrated Staffs for National Preparedness System

  • January 7, 2010 - PNSR Recommendations Reflected in New DHS Office of Intergovernmental Affairs

  • January 4, 2010 - General (Retired) Anthony Zinni, USMC, to Join Guiding Coalition of the Project on National Security Reform

  • December 3, 2009 - Center for American Progress Report and PNSR

  • November 23, 2009 - PNSR op-eds on World Politics Review

  • October 27, 2009 - PNSR Releases Report on the Status of Reform of U.S. National Security

  • October 22, 2009 - Army Vice Chief of Staff Notes PNSR Efforts at National Security Reform

  • September 24, 2009 - Former Director of National Intelligence Mike McConnell to Join Guiding Coalition of the Project on National Security Reform

  • September 11, 2009 - PNSR Commemorates 9/11 With a Renewed Call for Systemic Reform

  • August 27, 2009 - Matching Policy and Resources: A PNSR Issue Brief. Available for download

  • August 21, 2009 - Former OMB Director Jim Nussle Joins PNSR’s Guiding Coalition

  • August 17, 2009 - Networking Expert Dale Pfeifer Joins PNSR

  • August 14, 2009 - Interagency Expert Alan Mangan Joins PNSR as Distinguished Fellow

  • August 3, 2009 - Senate FY10 Intelligence Authorization Bill Cites PNSR on the Urgency of National Security Reform

  • July 26, 2009 - PNSR Marks the 62nd Anniversary of the Signing of the National Security Act by President Harry Truman

  • July 24, 2009 - Nancy Bearg – Former National Security Advisor to the Vice President of the United States – Joins PNSR as Senior Advisor

  • July 23, 2009 - PNSR Congratulates Our Associate Roger Carstens on His TV Debut as Star of the NBC Series

  • July 8, 2009 - Putting National Security Reform into Action: PNSR Hails Rep. Geoff Davis’ Call for National Security Professional Career Development

  • July 2, 2009 - House Armed Services Committee Praises PNSR and Calls on the Administration to Examine PNSR Recommendations

  • June 18, 2009 - PNSR Salutes Rep. Howard Berman on House Approval of Authorization for U.S. Diplomacy and Development Efforts

  • June 9, 2009 - Project on National Security Reform Congratulates Carlos Pascual on His Selection for Nomination to be Ambassador to Mexico

  • June 8, 2009 - PNSR Congratulates Brigadier General James B. Smith on His Selection for Nomination for Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • May 28, 2009 - Project on National Security Reform Applauds President Obama’s Reorganization for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism

  • April 29, 2009 - Former UN Ambassador Presents PNSR Recommendations To Enhance the National Security Workforce

  • April 17, 2009 - PNSR Applauds National Security Advisor Jones’ Plans for Sweeping Reform of the NSC and His Call for Reform of the Transatlantic Alliance As Well

  • February 25, 2009 - PNSR hails nomination of former Guiding Coalition member Ashton Carter to Under Secretary of Defense

  • February 12, 2009 - PNSR Executive Director James R. Locher III Testifies Before the HSGAC

  • February 9, 2009 - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s Center for Biosecurity Endorses PNSR Report

  • February 9, 2009 - PNSR Executive Director James R. Locher III Responds to Washington Post Article

  • February 4, 2009 - PNSR praises the Recommendations of the Pentagon’s Quadrennial Roles and Mission Review

  • January 30, 2009 - PNSR praises former Guiding Coalition member James B. Steinberg on confirmation as Deputy Secretary of State

  • January 9, 2009 - The Project on National Security Reform praises the selection of Guiding Coalition Members Adm. Dennis C. Blair, Gen. James L. Jones and Michele Flournoy to serve in Obama Administration

  • December 9, 2008 - New Video of James Locher and Dennis Blair introducing PNSR’s recommendations at the National Press Club

  • December 3, 2008 - The Project on National Security Reform Releases Recommendations Urging Sweeping Changes to Improve U.S. National Security System

  • December 2, 2008 - New Book Examines How Congress and Presidents Have Shaped the National Security System

  • November 18, 2008 - PNSR Has Moved

  • November 10, 2008 - Video Interview with Brent Scowcroft

  • November 3, 2008 - Video of Richard Weitz’s presentation at PNSR’s Case Studies Vol. 1

  • October 27, 2008 - Video of Michele Van Cleave’s presentation at PNSR’s Case Studies Vol. 1

  • October 22, 2008 - PNSR Executive Director Jim Locher and Guiding Coalition member John McLaughlin at Case Studies Vol. 1 Conference (video)

  • October 6, 2008 - Interview with PNSR Guiding Coalition member Norman Augustine on national security reform

  • October 5, 2008 - C-Span Interview with Michelle Van Cleave

  • September 29, 2008 - Study Finds Interagency Gaps Hurt U.S. Counterintelligence Efforts

  • September 29, 2008 - C-Span Broadcasts PNSR Case Studies Conference

  • September 24, 2008 - PNSR Newsletter

  • September 19, 2008 - Interview with Michele Flournoy

  • September 8, 2008 - Interview with Thomas Pickering

  • August 25, 2008 - PNSR Participates in Democratic and Republican Conventions, Sponsors Panel Discussion Sept. 4 in St. Paul

  • August 9, 2008 - Interview with Ambassador Abshire

  • July 30, 2008 - James R. Locher III Preliminary Findings Interview Posted

  • July 29, 2008 - Download PNSR’s Preliminary Findings Report

  • July 29, 2008 - Project on National Security Reform Cites Need for Restructuring of U.S. National Security System