FPI Executive Director Jamie Fly comments on the future of Republican Foreign Policy

“A lot of so-called libertarians who supported Ron Paul didn’t necessarily agree with his foreign policy views,” said Jamie Fly, a former official in George W. Bush’s administration and currently executive director of the Foreign Policy Initiative. “It was actually Ron Paul’s foreign policy views that made it difficult to get beyond a certain level of support in the GOP primaries, so my guess is that if Rand Paul has presidential ambitions, he will have to be very careful about what sort of foreign policy views he advocates.”

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