Trump Protects U.S. Electric Grid in NSS

With Ambassador Hank Cooper and Dr. Peter Vincent Pry

AMB. HANK COOPER, Director of the Strategic Defensive Initiative Organization, (SDIO) during the Bush Administration, Chairman of Applied Research Associates, Senior Associate of the National Institute of Public Policy, Visiting Fellow at the Heritage Center:

  • Assessment of President Trump’s National Security Strategy
  • Electro-magnetic pulse threat mentioned in NSS
  • The militarization of space


  • Necessity of strengthening U.S. missile defense
  • Implications of U.S. adversaries forming strategic partnerships
  • Where is U.S. nuclear deterrent at the moment?

DR. PETER VINCENT PRY, Executive Director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security, Director of the U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum, Served on the Congressional EMP Commission, the House Armed Services Committee and the CIA:

  • Vulnerability of U.S. electric grid
  • The reality of a North Korean EMP attack
  • How the Congressional EMP threat commission is integral to our national security


  • Recapitalizing our nuclear forces
  • The modernization of our industrial base