4 reasons Mike Pompeo will succeed at Foggy Bottom

Mike Pompeo is about to move into the toughest job of his life. But he might be just the right guy for what ails Foggy Bottom. From patrolling the Iron Curtain as an Army officer, to winning a seat in Congress as a businessman/outsider, to being head of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) during uncertain times, Pompeo has had a unique path to the nomination for the nation’s top diplomat. For Pompeo, though it’s a career that now moves into its toughest and most public phase, there are four reasons he just might have what it takes to succeed...

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A Lesson From Paris: Old Friends, Future Partners

Recently, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warmly referred to France as America’s oldest ally. Our friends in Britain may have taken umbrage, but this is – technically and historically, at least – true, going back to Lafayette and Washington in the War of Independence that created the United States in the first place.

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My Most Exciting Moment? Meeting U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry, of course!

Teta Isibo of Rwanda visited the United States this summer as a participant of the International Visitor Leadership Program’s (IVLP) African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP).  She is the Managing Director and Founder of Inzuki Designs – a company that specializes in handmade jewelry, accessories and interior décor, fusing traditional craftsmanship with contemporary design.  

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