A miscalculation on Iran

Posted: February 5, 2014 at 3:36 a.m.

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates sure had it right: Hillary Clinton, confronted with the choice between responsible and intellectually consistent foreign policy and the chance to endear herself to the isolationist left in the Democratic Party’s primary base, will choose the latter.

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Editorial, Pages 16 on 02/05/2014