Hillary Clinton and Robert Gates: Washington's Most Powerful Odd Couple

You could call them the power couple of United States foreign policy ... or perhaps, the odd couple. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates is a Republican insider who has served eight presidents but shuns politics. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is a Democrat and one-half of perhaps the most political couple on earth. Historically, the country's Secretary of State and Secretary of Defense have often been at each other's throats, competing for budgets, political turf and influence. Clinton and...Full Story
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