There is a considerable amount of continuity in US foreign policy regardless of the partisan basis of individual administrations. Bush launched the war on terrorism, and Obama continued it. Trump negotiated a peace deal with the Taliban, and Biden implemented it. Trump opened nuclear talks with the DPRK, and Biden will likely continue them. Those who are really pulling the strings transcend partisan differences.
On today’s What America’s Thinking, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds 50 percent of voters say the decision to withdraw troops from Afghanistan has harmed America’s credibility. Ryan Grim, Alyssa Farah, and Kim Iversen discuss.