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Schatz Receives Endorsement From Foreign Policy Group

·By civilbeat

Council for a Livable World, a Washington D.C.-based organization that advocates arms control announced its endorsement for Sen. Brian Schatz’s re-election this morning.

The group’s board includes former Democratic Presidential candidate Gary Hart. It’s advisory board includes former Democratic Colorado senator Patricia Schroeder and former Democratic New York congressman Tom Downey. 

It advocates such stances as finding a negotiated settlement to Iran on nuclear weapons, strengthening the U.S. anti-missile system and engaging North Korea to disarm instead of only imposing sanctions. Read more about the group’s positions here.

In a statement, organization chairman