Ratification

Given that Harry Reid's Senate is not exactly known for moving with blinding speed, one has to wonder whether Harry Reid can deliver on some of these big issues before the midterm elections or not.
This month we mark the 20th anniversary of the adoption of a key treaty that aims to bring about the abolition of the death penalty.
The US is entering a season of key international negotiations, during which two arms control treaties that have been languishing for years will hopefully be completed.