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Central Asia Merits Mention in GOP Platform
July 21, 2016
Central Asia Merits Mention in GOP Platform
The paragraph was surprising for its even-keeled approach to the region, though it's doubtful Donald Trump will follow it.
Central Asia Merits Mention in GOP Platform
The US Congress Just Lost a Big Asia Defense Wonk. That's a Shame
June 16, 2016
The US Congress Just Lost a Big Asia Defense Wonk. That's a Shame
Rep. Randy Forbes lost his congressional seat, depriving the U.S. House of Representatives of a defense stalwart.
The US Congress Just Lost a Big Asia Defense Wonk. That's a Shame
Donald Trump's Pivot <em>From</em> Asia: It's Gonna' Be Yuge
February 02, 2016
Donald Trump's Pivot From Asia: It's Gonna' Be Yuge
Trump would pivot away from Asia and make Asia pay for it.
Donald Trump's Pivot From Asia: It's Gonna' Be Yuge
GOP Debate #4: Presidential vs. Personal
November 14, 2015
GOP Debate #4: Presidential vs. Personal
Candidates focused more on presidential politics, and less on personal sparring.
GOP Debate #4: Presidential vs. Personal
GOP Debates: China As Foil
September 10, 2015
GOP Debates: China As Foil
Will China-bashing or cool-headed candidates prevail?
GOP Debates: China As Foil
'Not Indian Enough': Bobby Jindal, Heritage, and Politics
July 01, 2015
'Not Indian Enough': Bobby Jindal, Heritage, and Politics
U.S. politicians Bobby Jindal and Nikki Haley offer two different models for immigrant assimilation.
'Not Indian Enough': Bobby Jindal, Heritage, and Politics
3 Ways a Hillary Clinton Presidency Would Affect US-China Relations
April 20, 2015
3 Ways a Hillary Clinton Presidency Would Affect US-China Relations
A Hillary Clinton presidency would certainly present some challenges, but nothing U.S.-China relations can't withstand.
3 Ways a Hillary Clinton Presidency Would Affect US-China Relations
Who Is the US Republican Party's Leading Iran Skeptic?
March 17, 2015
Who Is the US Republican Party's Leading Iran Skeptic?
The youngest member of the Senate has become the Republican’s bulwark on Iran. Why him?
Who Is the US Republican Party's Leading Iran Skeptic?
Is the US-China Climate Change Deal DOA?
November 14, 2014
Is the US-China Climate Change Deal DOA?
Experts say the deal is not enough, and challenges from U.S. lawmakers mean even those modest goals may not be met.
Is the US-China Climate Change Deal DOA?
What a Republican-Controlled Senate Means for India
November 09, 2014
What a Republican-Controlled Senate Means for India
The Modi government is likely to see a U.S. Congress engaged in India relations, with caveats.
What a Republican-Controlled Senate Means for India
What the US Midterm Election Results Mean for US-India Ties
November 06, 2014
What the US Midterm Election Results Mean for US-India Ties
A Republican takeover of Congress will likely result in stronger U.S.-India ties.
What the US Midterm Election Results Mean for US-India Ties
How a Republican Midterm Win Could Help Obama's Pivot to Asia
November 04, 2014
How a Republican Midterm Win Could Help Obama's Pivot to Asia
A Republican Senate might just be what the White House needs to build momentum on the TPP.
How a Republican Midterm Win Could Help Obama's Pivot to Asia
The Partisan Nature of American Foreign Policy
June 28, 2014
The Partisan Nature of American Foreign Policy
Americans are split along partisan lines in terms of how they see the U.S. role in the world.
The Partisan Nature of American Foreign Policy
Congress’s Risky Chest-Thumping
June 20, 2012
Congress’s Risky Chest-Thumping
A provision by House Republicans requiring the Obama administration to consider deploying tactical nuclear weapons to Asia was about sounding tough. It was also dangerous.
Congress’s Risky Chest-Thumping
Why Lugar Defeat Matters
May 09, 2012
Why Lugar Defeat Matters
The defeat of Sen. Richard Lugar at the hands of a Tea Party-backed candidate says much about U.S. politics.
Why Lugar Defeat Matters
Republicans and the Smithsonian
April 03, 2012
Republicans and the Smithsonian
The Republican primary race is over, says top analyst Charlie Cook. But Romney will represent a changed party.
Republicans and the Smithsonian
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