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Why Are Inexperienced Diplomats Being Appointed? | NBC News Now

Over the last 40 years, appointees without any diplomatic experience have increased, along with the amount of money donated to the campaigns of the president who appointed them. NBC News’ Dasha Burns reports.
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  1. Then we need to have laws in place to no longer allow political doners to fill positions who dont fulfill the qualifications. One of those qualifications should be that you speak that countries language and that you have spent at least a year in that country prior to being a diplomat to that country

  2. Now hiring: "No experience necessary".

  3. It's worse than that. Political appointees who gave a ton a cash the guy are much more likely to negotiate for the interests of the crook at the top than any career diplomat. Is it any wonder Chump is the leader in this form of corruption?

  4. Trumps only criteria is first, will they not jabber on him and it’s a “reward” to donors. It’s corrupt and incompetent. We shouldn’t turn our State business with the world as a reward. There should be educated, language speakers, familiar with American policies and laws. And familiar with the policies and laws of the country they will be working.

  5. General Mattis just bigly brought down Bonespurs and highlighted the danger of this administration.

  6. You ask "Why Are Inexperienced Diplomats Being Appointed?"……..perhaps this reflects the mentality in America that the world has to deal with.

  7. Why are former CIA being hired by the media?

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