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State Department

Among the many stories of internecine battles within the Trump administration is the supposed discord between the White House and the State Department. Secretary of State...
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Donald Trump has derided U.S. democracy promotion since his presidential campaign. It now looks as if his State Department will adopt indifference to democracy and...
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If there is one salutary development that should come from the Trump administration, it is to explode for all time the conceit that business leaders...
Syria

On Sunday, a U.S. F/A-18E fighter plane shot down a Syrian Su-22 fighter jet that was attacking U.S.-backed Arab and Kurdish forces fighting to liberate...
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As he said on occasion, George W. Bush was content to let history be his judge. Barack Obama’s associates do not, to put it mildly,...
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Over at the Washington Free Beacon, Adam Kredo has the scoop that the Trump administration will welcome. He wrote: The State Department confirmed to the Washington Free...
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Rex Tillerson stumbled on his first swing through Asia as secretary of state by not taking a traveling press corps with him. For some reason,...
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The headline previewing how Donald Trump’s secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson would handle uncomfortable questions at his Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday said that he...
green energy

“There's no question the climate is changing,” confessed Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state, ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, in March of last year. “That's...
Rex Tillerson

Handcuffed by outgoing Senator Harry Reid’s rash decision to “nuke” the filibuster for executive appointments, Democrats are in a bind. They lack for ways to...