Rational Security: The "Guns, Butter, and Palace Intrigue" Edition

By Benjamin Wittes
Saturday, March 18, 2017, 8:35 AM

The Trump administration expands operations against ISIS and al Qaeda. The administration wants to shrink the budget for the State Department. And what do personnel moves tell us about who’s in charge of the national security apparatus? Plus, Susan has one thing you should read this week. And Tamara wants to hear more from Rex Tillerson.

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