President Carter stated that the United States could not be "both the world's champion of peace and the world's leading supplier of the weapons of war."
Louscher, David J. and Salomon, Michael D.
"Set & Drift: Conflicting Trends for Arms Transfer Restraint,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 33
, Article 8.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol33/iss6/8