re: "The Regulars’ RFI On USIA"
"The USIA disappeared along with all those Army divisions and air wings. Peace Dividend, you know. Now it is being missed, and what it used to do doesn’t seem to be getting done."
"(D)oes anybody have any ideas? Donald Rumsfeld had some, but they threw him under the bus. Or did he jump?"
"(T)he idea that politics stops at the water’s edge is dead along with the idea of a “Loyal Opposition.” "
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