Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns

Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns

Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns

Pod Save the World - May 31, 2017 - 45:04

Tommy talks with former Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns about his three decades at the State Department. They discuss US relations with Russia and Jared Kushner’s backchannel, Trump’s trip to Europe, Bill’s role in leading the Iran talks and what it means to be loyal to a President and country.

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