In this week’s @ Brookings podcast, White House National Economic Council Director Lawrence Summers explains the administration’s plan for restoring fiscal solvency while Senior Fellow Michael O’Hanlon asses the situation in Iraq as the nation marks six years of conflict there. Also, reaction to corporate bailouts from the man on the street.
[On the possibility of ongoing secret negotiations between the U.S. and North Korea] I am always wondering if my chain is being yanked. It could also mean Kim is trying to undermine Moon, who positions himself as a broker between the U.S. and North Korea. These two potential explanations are not mutually exclusive.