The New Arms Race in the Arctic

Global warming has created a new ocean in the Arctic, and that poses challenges for the Pentagon in the geopolitical battle with Russia and other nations.

By Ambassador Tom Loftus
July 16, 2019
Ambassador Tom Loftus

Tom Loftus was appointed the ambassador to Norway by President Bill Clinton in 1993 and performed that role for five years. Loftus was a member of the Wisconsin State Legislature from 1977-91 and the longest-serving Democratic speaker in the history of the  Wisconsin Assembly. Most recently, he was Senior Policy Advisor to the President of the University of Wisconsin. He lives in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin.


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