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BGS Founder and Managing Director Andrew Shapiro Discusses Sen. McCain’s First Overseas Trip with Sec. Clinton

In a War on the Rocks article published on September 3rd, BGS Founder and Managing Director Andrew Shapiro offers a Senator McCain’s first overseas trip with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Remembering John McCain’s First Overseas Trip with Hillary Clinton By Andrew Shapiro September 3, 2018, 4:58 PM As originally appeared in War on the Rocks … Continued

Video: BGS Managing Director Michael Allen Discusses CFIUS at Hudson Institute

BGS Managing Director Michael Allen spoke on a panel at the Hudson Institute about reforming the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States. Allen was joined by AEI Resident Scholar Derek Scissors and Nancy McLernon, President and CEO of Organization for International Investment. The panel was moderated by former Under Secretary of Commerce for … Continued

BGS Senior Vice President Josh Kirshner Discusses Sec. Pompeo’s Handling of McFaul

In a Defense One article published on July 19th, BGS Senior Vice President Josh Kirshner discusses Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s handling of former U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul. Pompeo’s Choice: Denounce the McFaul Handover, or Lose the World’s Trust The world is watching to see if he has the courage and the political savvy to … Continued

BGS Advisor Jeffrey Kupfer Discusses NAFTA’s Importance

In a The Hill article published on May 11th, BGS Advisor Jeffrey Kupfer discusses the importance of the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). NAFTA is critical to a key Trump-voting state By Jeffrey Kupfer May 11, 2018, 5:00 PM As originally appeared in The Hill While it has been overshadowed by all the other blockbuster news … Continued

BGS Managing Director Michael Allen Discusses Secretary of State Nominee Mike Pompeo

In a Washington Examiner article published on April 13th, BGS Managing Director Michael Allen offers a look at Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo. Mike Pompeo isn’t just qualified to be secretary of state – he’s ready By Michael Allen April 13, 2018, 11:49 AM As originally appeared in Washington Examiner This week, CIA Director Mike Pompeo … Continued

BGS Senior Vice President Josh Kirshner Discusses Mike Pompeo’s Future at the State Department

In a Politico article published on April 10th, BGS Senior Vice President Josh Kirshner offers unsolicited advice to Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo. How Mike Pompeo Can Avoid Rex Tillerson’s Fate Some unsolicited advice for America’s next secretary of state. By Josh Kirshner April 10, 2018, 4:58 PM As originally appeared in Politico Congratulations, Mike Pompeo—you’ve … Continued

BGS Managing Director Michael Allen Discusses Outgoing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

In a Foreign Policy article published on March 16th, BGS Managing Director Michael Allen offers a look at outgoing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. As Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson Didn’t Follow the Script for Success Don’t hate the player — hate the game. By Michael Allen March 16, 2018, 4:58 PM As originally appeared in Foreign … Continued

Video: BGS Managing Director Michael Allen Discusses the Trump Administration’s National Security Strategy

BGS Managing Director Michael Allen spoke on a panel at the Heritage Foundation about the Trump Administration’s national security agenda. Allen was joined by George Mason University Professor Colin Dueck and former NSC Senior Director for Strategic Planning Paul Letter. The panel was moderated by Heritage Foundation’s Theodore Bromund.

BGS Op-Ed: Chinese Economic Coercion

In a Foreign Policy article published on December 15th, BGS Managing Director Michael Allen offers a look at the Trump Administration’s plan to counter increased Chinese economic assertiveness. Combatting Chinese Economic Coercion in the NSS The Trump administration needs a robust plan to make sure America remains the world’s most powerful economy. By Michael Allen December 15, 2017, … Continued

Video: BGS Managing Director Andrew Shapiro And BGS Advisor Derek Chollet Panel On Israel’s Qualitative Military Edge (QME) At The Foundation For Defense Of Democracies

BGS Managing Director Andrew Shapiro and BGS Advisor Derek Chollet spoke on a panel at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) about issues surrounding the maintenance of Israel’s Qualitative Military Edge (QME). Shapiro and Chollet were joined by former Assistant Secretary of Defense Mary Beth Long and Jonathan Schanzer, FDD’s Director of Research. The … Continued