Test Ban Treaty Liane talks with NPR's Peter Kenyon about the Senate vote this past week to defeat the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. The treaty was a key piece of President Clinton's international agenda, but conservative Republican senators successfully killed the measure. Its demise also illustrates the increasingly sour relationship between the White House and Congressional Republicans.
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Test Ban Treaty

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Test Ban Treaty

Test Ban Treaty

Test Ban Treaty

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Liane talks with NPR's Peter Kenyon about the Senate vote this past week to defeat the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty. The treaty was a key piece of President Clinton's international agenda, but conservative Republican senators successfully killed the measure. Its demise also illustrates the increasingly sour relationship between the White House and Congressional Republicans.