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Quote Of The Day, February 17, 2017

Quote Of The Day, February 17, 2017
February 17
11:56 2017

“It is irresponsible to let qualified, nonpartisan, experienced people go before you have any idea of their replacement. You can’t do foreign policy by sitting in the White House, just out of your back pocket.”

Former State Department official Tom Countryman, who was fired last month by the Trump administration, on news that there are sizable layoffs underway at Foggy Bottom.


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MacAoidh is the Gaelic spelling of Hayride publisher Scott McKay's last name. It's pronounced "Mac-AYE." McKay has published The Hayride since December 2009.

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