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A warm welcome to Dan Twining

Everyone has their reasons for cheering the end of the Bush administration. Mine is that we here at Shadow Government will be able to welcome some new bloggers who are now free from their real government service. One such person is my good friend and former colleague Dan Twining. Dan is senior fellow for Asia ...

Everyone has their reasons for cheering the end of the Bush administration. Mine is that we here at Shadow Government will be able to welcome some new bloggers who are now free from their real government service. One such person is my good friend and former colleague Dan Twining.

Everyone has their reasons for cheering the end of the Bush administration. Mine is that we here at Shadow Government will be able to welcome some new bloggers who are now free from their real government service. One such person is my good friend and former colleague Dan Twining.

Dan is senior fellow for Asia at the German Marshall Fund, as well as a fellow veteran of the State Department’s Policy Planning Staff, where he covered South Asia and regional issues in East Asia. Prior to that, Dan worked for Senator John McCain for over a decade, including as his foreign policy advisor in the Senate. You can read more of Dan’s work here, and he’ll have a ton of smart things to say about every aspect U.S. foreign policy, because he’s covered them all.

Christian Brose is a senior editor at Foreign Policy. He served as chief speechwriter and policy advisor for U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice from 2005 to 2008, and as speechwriter for former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell from 2004 to 2005.

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