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What is more important is that Foreign Service Officers understand business, about the needs of U.S. business and how to help U.S. companies make the…
What I can’t quite see at this stage is that the evidence, even to the president, seems to be that clear. And if it is…
There is a natural partnership between State and Commerce, and the American business community to work together to educate the United States about marketing overseas.
The question is not really about a shift to the economic cone where officers are writing about the balance of payments and the need for…
The question really is how do we get Embassy Officers into the minds of the American business community. That is a much more difficult task…
Some day, somebody is going to have to start talking about what happens to us all a decade from now if we let these North…
Small- and medium-sized companies do not know what we have to offer and that needs to be changed. We must react just as strenuously on…
My point here is I think international pressures of our acting unilaterally again are going to be such that the administration will say, well, we…
My own view of this, by the way, is, if the war on terrorism is successful over time, in its own way it’s going to…
In a time of constrained resources we will have to shift emphasis. but not necessarily from the traditional Political Officer to the traditional Economic Officer.
I think what he’s – what he believes, and he may be correct, I don’t know, that we have some intelligence information that leads us…
I believe that sooner or later we’re going to have to deal with Saddam Hussein, because of his general reputation, because of what I’m convinced…
We must advertise to U.S. business that we are there, that our attitude has changed, and that we care. When we are asked to help,…
There are a lot of other terrorist targets we ought to be focusing on. Well, there is Syria, for example, which is pumping through –…
The point is, once they have a missile that can hit the United States, we are now back in the kind of game we used…
And beyond that, the next issue is how do we guarantee one of these weapons, not necessarily this missile, but nuclear weapons ends up in…
We have to spend a lot more time training people to be good advocates of U.S. business.
Now there is a cultural change under way in the Foreign Service.
In the best of all worlds everyone in the Embassy is doing something to assist U.S. exports.
The whole nuclear thing is a terrible mess and it’s hard for me to understand why it is that we, the United States, seem to…
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