Steve Clemons is Washington editor at large for The Atlantic and editor of Atlantic Live. He writes frequently about politics and foreign affairs.
Clemons is a senior fellow and the founder of the American Strategy Program at the New America Foundation, a centrist think tank in Washington, D.C., where he previously served as executive vice president. He writes and speaks frequently about the D.C. political scene, foreign policy, and national security issues, as well as domestic and global economic-policy challenges.
As CEO of the USO, Hagel moved the US service member support organization from bankruptcy well into the black and had to close many USO missions, but despite some critics' claims, he saved and expanded the USO mission in Haifa, Israel.