Philip Christenson
Philip Christenson
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Phil Christenson was a professional staff member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the House Foreign Affairs Committee for many years. He is a specialist in African affairs. He writes occasionally on foreign policy issues.
The Only Person Responsible For Jeff Flake’s Senate Retirement Is Jeff Flake

Flake’s decision to give up on re-election was made inevitable by his own actions years before Donald Trump came on the scene. They have nothing to do with anyone else’s political future.