The U.S.-South Korea alliance has outlived its usefulness. Instead of reassuring Seoul, the Trump administration should prepare to renegotiate the alliance, creating a looser but more equal cooperative military relationship. South Korea should take on responsibilities commensurate with its capabilities.
Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders caused a political earthquake in the past 12 months, but Washington insiders aren't feeling at all rattled, because they have Hillary Clinton there to preserve the status quo. That's the big picture painted by the Washington Examiner/Echelon Influential Insights poll of 400 Washington insiders.