Robert Gates Knocks Hillary Clinton on Trade

The former secretary of defense also makes an apparent dig at the freshman Republican senators running for president.

Robert Gates, U.S. secretary of defense, listens during a Bloomberg Television interview at the Everest Capital Emerging Market Forum, in Miami, Florida, U.S., on Thursday, March 7, 2013. Gates served as the 22nd secretary of defense from 2006-2011.

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Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates doesn't seem too impressed with the 2016 presidential field—including his ex-colleague, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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