October 3, 2013
How the Shutdown Weakens U.S. Foreign Policy
Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations
The Associated Press
It sends the message that the country is divided. It certainly dilutes any appeal of the American political model, and it raises anew questions of American predictability and reliability, which are qualities that are vital to an effective great power.
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