The Trump Transition and the Next 1357 Days

May 02, 2017

In an article for Foreign Policy, Executive Director Will Inboden argues that the transitional period for the Trump administration has come to an end.

Prof. Inboden writes, "the time since the inauguration have actually functioned as Trump’s transition period, as the realities of governing have begun to sink in and the tasks that were left undone before now assume a new urgency." Looking at historical comparisons of institutional tensions between State, the Pentago, and the NSC, Prof. Inboden counters that "Mattis, Tillerson, and McMaster in particular seem to have forged an effective partnership that aligns force and diplomacy."

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