Peter Stockton

A senior investigator at the Project On Government Oversight, Stockton served as special assistant to Energy Secretary Bill Richardson from 1999 to 2001, working as Richardson’s personal troubleshooter on physical and cyber security in the nuclear weapons complex. As a senior congressional investigator in the 1970s and 1980s, he explored the diversion of weapon-grade uranium to Israel, the death of Karen Silkwood, and the security and effectiveness of the nuclear weapons production program.