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Time to Ask Hillary Clinton the Tough Questions

The media has been understandably preoccupied with how various Republican candidates for president have sought to explain their positions on Iraq circa 2002. That is ...

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Obama Administration: Hersh Account of Bin Laden Raid ‘Patently False’

Current and former officials flatly deny journalist's assertions of grand U.S.-Pakistani conspiracy.

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Presidents Get the Military Leaders They Deserve

Twenty years after his presidency ended, Harry Truman reflected on firing General Douglas MacArthur, noting in Time magazine that, "I fired him because he wouldn't ...

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The Rocky Road to Passing Trade Promotion Authority

The bipartisan push for passage of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is akin to epic dramas where competing leaders set aside their quarrels to join forces ...

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Can Obama’s Reset with Latin America Possibly Live Up to the Hype?

The Obama administration was certainly in a triumphal mood following the recent Summit of the Americas in Panama. In carefully choreographing the “interaction” between President ...

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