The Daily 202: Donald Trump flips the script on foreign policy

March 22, 2016 12:31 PM

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The Daily 202: Donald Trump flips the script on foreign policy

In a striking role reversal, the Democratic nominee for president in 2016 is likely to be more of an internationalist, more supportive of free trade and, at least on paper, more hawkish than her Republican opponent.

George H.W. Bush was still popular because of his leadership during the Gulf War when Bill Clinton decided to challenge him in 1992. The then-Arkansas governor won by focusing on the economy, making the case that the country should turn inward and invest a post-Cold War peace dividend in domestic pr...

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