Posted on August 04, 2016 in Platforms

"We believe that development assistance is an essential instrument of American power. It can prevent threats, enhance stability, and reduce the need for military force."

 "We will support local development efforts, recognizing the self-determination of the peoples and countries we assist to direct their own futures. We will also learn from recent conflicts to improve civilian capacity for conflict prevention and stabilization."

  To read the full DNC 2016 Platform, click here