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"During President Reagan's second term, Gates and Webb
clashed as colleagues. Webb as secretary of the Navy objected to plans by Gates, then deputy national security adviser, for U.S. warships to protect oil platforms in the Persian Gulf. The hot-tempered Webb made clear his irritation with the soft-spoken Gates."
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In a Wall Street Journal column this month, Robert Gates, the highly respected former Defense Secretary who served presidents of both parties over a half-century, described Trump as "beyond repair.
Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, the event's main speaker, similarly warned about disengaging: "I think is just completely unrealistic and it doesn't reflect the speed at which things are happening.

COLUMBUS - America needs only look to the rise of the Nazis after World War I and more recently the collapse of Syria to know what happens when a war-weary country retreats into isolation, former U.S.
The NSC is increasingly directing the implementation of foreign policy, according to members of Congress who worry that counsel from the State, Defense, and Treasury departments are increasingly getting overlooked or watered down. Established as part ...
Donald Trump went into attack mode last weekend after former Secretary of Defense and Wichita native Robert Gates said he was "unqualified and unfit to be commander-in-chief.
Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has it right, stating Mr. Trump "on national security beyond repair" also "stubbornly uninformed on world affairs and the operation of government.

Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates addresses the Boy Scouts of America's annual meeting on Friday, May 23, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.
In a new interview with Eagles' Call magazine, Distinguished Eagle Scout and former Defense Secretary Dr. Robert M. Gates shares his thoughts on leadership and the value of Scouting. Read the full interview in the Fall 2016 issue of Eagles' Call, the ...
Former Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates on the William & Mary campus. View all 2 images in gallery. ... 8 who Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will pick to fill three crucial national security posts if they are elected president: secretary of state ...
In his September 16, 2016 Wall Street Journal commentary "Sizing Up the Next Commander-in-Chief," former Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates concludes that Donald Trump is "unqualified and unfit to be commander-in-chief." My response is ...
After then-Defense Secretary Robert Gates cancelled the CSAR-X project in 2009, it looked for a time as though the Air Force was going to lose the entire mission as well.
Ah, but no, the description comes from one of the more dispassionate people imaginable, a Republican to boot: former Defense Secretary Robert Gates. True, Gates, confines his assessment to foreign policy. But you can read between the lines in his ...
Later, the opening celebration continued at the Annenberg Center for Performing arts with former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates. During his conversation with Gutmann, the seasoned statesman told of his personal experiences serving under five ...
Later, the opening celebration continued at the Annenberg Center for Performing arts with former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates. During his conversation with Gutmann, the seasoned statesman told of his personal experiences serving under five ...
About a month ago, Carlos Gutierrez, commerce Secretary in the Bush/Cheney administration, announced his rather enthusiastic support for Hillary Clinton's candidacy.
Robert Gates: Donald Trump added a new target for scorn at his rally Saturday: former Defense Secretary Robert Gates. After insulting Gates on twitter Saturday morning, Trump called him "a clown" Saturday evening. "We had a clown today, an absolute ...
Distinguished participants of the event include Robert Gates, former U.S. Secretary of Defense; Zalmay Khalilzad, former U.S.

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates '65 may be used to traveling first class, but his personal papers recently made a cross-country trip in a moving van, destined for the depths of the College of William and Mary's Special Collections archives.
"Well, let me tell you this: What Robert Gates, he said, as you know, that Donald Trump is not fit to be president. He has proven himself unfit," Kaine responded.
Donald Trump's campaign manager thinks former Defense Secretary Robert Gates was critical of Trump because Gates doesn't understand terrorism, she suggested Sunday morning.
Chief national correspondent for The New York Times Magazine Mark Leibovich gives his view of the divide within the Republican Party, between those in the establishment "who actually know who Robert Gates is," and "those who don't." Former Defense ...
WASHINGTON (CNN) - Robert Gates criticized both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on their preparedness to handle US foreign policy -- but the former Defense Secretary reserved his harshest language for the Republican nominee, who he said is "beyond ...
Former U.S. Defence Secretary Robert Gates issued a sharp critique of both presidential candidates in the Wall Street Journal, but blasted Donald Trump as being "unqualified and unfit to be Commander-in-Chief".
Gates retired as President Obama's Secretary of Defense in 2011, but has a long record within the Republican national security apparatus.
While Clinton has not publicly addressed Gates' op-ed, Trump took to his favorite medium, twitter to blast Gates, saying that he has never met him, but that he does not like his work.
"They (U.S. senior diplomats) were pushing back, but you overcame those objections," said Roskam, adding that Vice President Joe Biden, then Defense chief Robert Gates as well as the National Security Council also opposed military actions in Libya.
Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second term, he found himself so stunned by the volume of attempted cyberattacks against the U.S.
George W. Bush made precisely the same error: he appointed Colin Powell to State, but gave the real power over national security matters to his Vice President, Dick Cheney, and his Defense Secretary, Don Rumsfeld. Both Presidents Kennedy and Bush ...
Interviews include former Defense Secretary Robert Gates; Admiral Mike Mullen; Gen. David Petraeus, Gen. Peter Chiarelli; and Gen.
It is no surprise that former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has said he never bothered to read them. The vultures are circling around the QDR and no heroics should be spent in a rescue attempt, but its demise should not blinker reformers to the ...
"They (U.S. senior diplomats) were pushing back, but you overcame those objections," said Roskam, adding that Vice President Joe Biden, then Defense chief Robert Gates as well as the National Security Council also opposed military actions in Libya.
... second from left, Vice President Joe Biden, left, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, right, and members of the national security team watch an update of the successful mission against Osama bin Laden in the White House Situation Room in Washington.
Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and his wife, Becky, a former Sequim resident, were on hand to present the honor to Marrs on Aug. 29.
One of his most famous Eagle Scouts is Robert Gates, the Secretary of Defense from 2006 to 2011. More than three-quarters of a century ago, Paul and Margaret met as teachers at Thayer high school in southeast Kansas.
Melhem has interviewed many American and international public figures, including Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, Secretaries of State Hillary Clinton and John Kerry, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of ...
Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second term, he found himself so stunned by the volume of attempted cyberattacks against the U.S.
Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second term, he found himself so stunned by the volume of attempted cyberattacks against the U.S.
FILE- In this Tuesday, April 26, 2011 file photo, the then British Defense Minister Liam Fox speaks during joint statement with Defense Secretary Robert Gates, at the Pentagon. According to Fox comments published Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, Britain's ...
Two recent examples are Ray LaHood and Robert Gates, both Republicans who served as secretary of transportation and defense respectively in President Barack Obama's administration. There is precedent for this cabinet talk relative to Whitman herself.
Calls for campus "safe spaces" may seem highly mockable, but the idea merits defense, writes Evan Urquhart. At big state schools ... Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second ...
At the center of a debate around criminal justice, Domestic Violence, and black women's rights to self-defense, a 15-year-old girl in an Ohio juvenile detention center awaits trial for killing her father with his own gun.
Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second term, he found himself so stunned by the volume of attempted cyberattacks against the U.S.
Media figures immediately denounced Donald Trump's claim during NBC's Commander-In-Chief Forum that during an intelligence briefing, CIA officials expressed disappointment in President Obama and his handling of foreign affairs.
In 2009, then-Defense Secretary Robert Gates said, "Whatever their fond sentiments for men and women in uniform, for most Americans the wars remain an abstraction.
... across the line. "I've always thought that Hillary's support for the broader mission in Libya put the president on the 51 side of the line for a more aggressive approach," then Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, who opposed the intervention, told ...
Media figures immediately denounced Donald Trump's claim during NBC's Commander-In-Chief Forum that during an intelligence briefing, CIA officials expressed disappointment in President Obama and his handling of foreign affairs.
Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second term, he found himself so stunned by the volume of attempted cyberattacks against the U.S.
Robert Gates' personal papers arrive at Swem. On Sept. 1 a truck loaded with the personal papers of College of William and Mary Chancellor and former U.S.
Just days after Robert Gates became Secretary of Defense in December 2006, in the middle of George W. Bush's second term, he found himself so stunned by the volume of attempted cyberattacks against the U.S.


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