A statement says national security adviser H.R. McMaster "greatly appreciates Derek Harvey's service to his country as a career army officer" and that "the administration is working with Colonel Harvey to identify positions in which his background and expertise can be best utilized." Harvey was hired by Trump's former national security adviser, retired Gen. Michael Flynn.
National Security Advisor Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster has removed Derek Harvey, the top Middle East advisor on the National Security Council (NSC), from his post on Thursday, according to a source with knowledge of the personnel move. The White House confirmed the decision, but the reason behind it was not immediately clear. The two men had a...
President Donald Trump refused to sign off on National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster's plan to send more US troops to Afghanistan, Politico reported. McMaster and Cabinet officials eventually agreed on a plan to send a "modest" number...Show More Summary
Thirty-one year old Ezra Cohen-Watnick holds the intelligence portfolio on the National Security Council—but almost everything about him is a mystery.
A county commission is seeking donations for a memorial honoring a man who served as South Dakota's governor nearly a century ago. The $2,500 marker will memorialize William H. McMaster, … Click to Continue »
Eli Lake: “If you thought grownups like Mattis, McMaster and Tillerson were secretly running the administration, think again.” “In the case of McMaster, administration officials tell me he is perceived not to be a reliable messenger of the president’s wishes. [...]
Donald Trump’s aversion to formal briefings leads him to “simply tune out” his National Security Adviser, H.R. McMaster, Axios reports. A source detailed the president’s preferred style of communication—short and informal. According to Axios, McMaster, a career military man with a penchant for...
Top White House officials, including Cabinet heads, have been forced to learn a few tricks to help keep President Donald Trump’s attention during meetings. National security adviser H.R. McMaster has rubbed Trump the wrong way with his crisp, businesslike briefings, which the president finds...
President Donald Trump will sometimes "tune out" his top national security adviser, Axios reported on Friday. When National Security Adviser H. R. McMaster gives Trump daily national security briefings, he likes to stick to his points,...Show More Summary
AP: McMaster warned that Putin can't be trusted & even vented his disapproval of Trump's course to foreign officialshttps://t.co/19i6Zwpa4Z — Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) July 20, 2017.@vmsalama reports that even the Russians wanted a note...Show More Summary
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At a noon conference call today on how the Trump administration plans to certify the nuclear deal with Iran (the JCPOA) for a second time, National Security Council director H. R. McMaster spoke at length about why the JCPOA is a bad deal and how it has not changed Iran’s behavior. Show More Summary
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Also suggests two men should have replaced her at the G20.
(McMaster University) New biological information gleaned from the red vizcacha rat, a native species of Argentina, demonstrates how genomes can rapidly change in size.Researchers from McMaster University set out to study this particular species because its genome, or its complete set of DNA, is the largest of all mammals, and appears to have increased in size very rapidly.
South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has written Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to tell him what the Republican effort to repeal and replace the Obama health care law should contain. … Click to Continue »
Before they took to attacking CNN reporters, a group of alt-right trolls decided to take down an assistant to one of President Donald Trump’s reportedly least-favorite national security adviser, Gen. H.R. McMaster. According to Foreign Policy, alt-right blogger and former self-help author...
A Republican challenging South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster says she's raised even more than her sizable haul in the first quarter of this year. Former state labor and public health … Click to Continue »
When I wrote the post below, trying to make sense of what happened in the Trump-Putin meeting, I didn’t have the transcript of the gaggle with McMaster, Cohn and Mnuchin. What I was going on were press accounts that they declined to address Lavrov’s and Putin’s comments. Show More Summary
In an off-camera briefing on Air Force One on Saturday, the Trump administration’s Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and National Security Advisor H. R. McMaster were forced to admit that Russian media reports are correct: President Donald Trump took Russian President Vladimir Putin at his...