Expert Insight by Phillip Meng
The Jackson School Journal interviewed Congressman Adam Smith on April 20, 2022 in a wide-ranging discussion on great power competition, arms control, military deterrence, and the balance of power.
Adam Smith is the U.S. Representative for Washington’s 9th Congressional District. He has served as the Chair (2019-2023) and Ranking Member (2023-present) of the House Armed Services Committee. This interview has been edited for clarity.