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Patrick Granfield

Patrick Granfield, who directed strategic communications for Army Secretary Eric Fanning, is a former speechwriter for Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Secretary of State John Kerry.

Want Real Security? Create Better Global Digital Rules and Norms

The longer the U.S. waits to throw its weight behind efforts to create rules for today’s digital competition, the less hope it has of retaining advantage.


Why Trump Should Embrace America's Immigrant Soldiers

Immigrants have been part of the armed forces since the Revolutionary War. The administration is considering ending a program that grants some of them citizenship in exchange for their service.