Rational Security: The 'Confirm and Deny' Edition 

By Jen Patja Howell
Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 5:50 PM

President Biden’s nominees for attorney general and CIA director mostly sail through their confirmation hearings. The administration kickstarts policy on Iran, with an eye towards salvaging a nuclear deal. And the Supreme Court rules that a New York grand jury can see Donald Trump’s tax returns.

Tamara recommends a new look at Henry Kissinger.

Ben is reading a Shakespeare-ish brief.