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The Political Year Ahead in 2013: City&State NY

Politically, the year ahead will offer the usual crop of indicted pols, unpopular policies and heart-stopping surprises. Nonetheless, I’ll offer my thoughts on what interesting things could happen over the next 12 months. Retiring Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s second … Continue reading

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Libya Attack: Clinton Claims Responsibility For Libya Consulate Security

Last week, I asked if President Obama would throw Secretary of State Hillary Clinton under the bus as a consequence of the tragic errors that left US Ambassador Chris Stevens vulnerable to attack in Libya. Today, on the eve of … Continue reading

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Will Obama Throw Hillary Under The Bus After State Dept. Meltdown at Benghazi Hearing?

The State Department mishandling of the situation in Benghazi Libya has hurt what many believe was President Obama’s strong suit — foreign policy. With Bill Clinton out stumping for him, Obama can’t throw Hillary under the bus. Mitt Romney will … Continue reading

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U.S. had early indications Libya attack tied to organized militants | Reuters

An American Ambassador can’t manage all the risks when posted aboard. The late Ambassador Chris Stevens probably knew this more than anyone. But after action reports and reviews are revealing the truth about the attack that led to Ambassador Stevens … Continue reading

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In the face of Middle East unrest: Keep on Tweetin’

I found this interesting article online at Foreign Policy magazine. It’s written by James K. Glassman, a former State Department official. Mr. Glassman encourages the use of social media and offers a balanced assessment of the State Department’s efforts, especially … Continue reading

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AP – In Obama visit, watch Cuomo, Clinton

Michael Gormley of the Asociated Press writes an analysis of President Obama’s impending visit to upstate NY. He writes that all eyes will be on Obama’s relationship with Gov. Cuomo given that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is considered a … Continue reading

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