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Seacoast lawmakers want checks on president’s nuclear authority

Recently, I was joined by fellow women legislators who expressed concerns to our New Hampshire federal delegation about the president's ability to use nuclear weapons as a first strike. We are concerned that the president is not required to consult with any advisors before issuing a launch of nuclear arms.  

It seems like each day we wake up to another tweet where the current president is kicking a hornet's nest by openly and aggressively elevating the conversation with other world leaders.  

This has to stop. But we also must take the unilateral ability to declare nuclear war for our children, their children and generations to come.

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Kimberly Sychterz