More Videos From George P. Shultz
Making empty threats in foreign affairs threatens national security and destroys credibility.
A revenue neutral carbon tax would automatically encourage consumers and producers to shift toward energy sources that emit less carbon.
Managing governmental spending, guiding private enterprise, maintaining global alliances, and educating the next generation are America’s top priorities that have not changed over time. However, good governance is needed to sustain and realize these long-term goals.
The United States’ policy of the “War on Drugs” has not effectively discouraged drug consumption.
Deterrence is the ability to prevent an unwanted military action through the threat of consequences, and it is a crucial component of United States foreign policy.