During the presidential campaign, some
antiwar critics of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that
Trump would be a less hawkish president than Clinton. Trump naming
Bolton as secretary of state would call the quality of that analysis
It's hard to imagine anyone less temperamentally suited to be the nation's chief diplomat than Bolton, except maybe Donald Trump himself. Trump's respect for 'strong leaders' threatens to get us into war with other strong leaders and Bolton is anti-Russian, contrary to his potential boss.
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