I don’t blame the new Secretary of State for wanting to take this picture (I have taken them, too, several times…and it takes just seconds to do!)
But why would the State Department post this for the Secretary’s first trip overseas as our Secretary of State? Tin ear? Why would the State Department post this pic? It shows the Secretary sight seeing! Is that the message the State Department wants to communicate for the new Secretary? I doubt it….
I know that he is working non stop on this trip and probably took just a second to snap this pic but if I were running the p/r for this trip, I would post him having meetings with world leaders, not sight seeing. These overseas trips are lots and lots of work.
Am I wrong?