The making of national security policy in the obama years.
This week you’ve gotten an idea about how a president makes foreign policy. From gossamer campaign promises of Trump, Clinton or Sanders, a variety of executive agencies of actors might help the president formulate and implement American foreign policy.
This assignment is meant to get you to see a little bit more about the executive role in the making of American foreign policy in the Obama years.
- Go to the National Security Council (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. webpage or go to the White House (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. webpage.
- Create a list of the agencies that advise the president on all matters of national security.
- Which agency or agencies played the strongest role in the Obama years regarding the reset with Russia or the nuclear deal with Iran?
This COMPLETED assignment will be an essay of 250-500 words and is worth 1-10 points.