Until recently, Rice was smoothly on track to become the Edmund Hillary of foreign-policy strivers.
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As secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton has helped build a strong Democratic advantage on foreign-policy issues.
There's nothing like a Nobel peace speech extolling war to unite the Washington commentariat and the foreign-policy community.
His foreign-policy experience earned him a few New Hampshire supporters.
A native of New York City, she is the daughter of foreign-policy expert and former National Security Adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski.
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He subsequently became a very familiar figure and participant in foreign-policy think tanks.
It's hard to think of an example of foreign-policy initiative that has failed this badly.
For decades, the GOP entered any foreign-policy debate with an advantage: Americans saw it as the party of strength.