K.T. McFarland is too much to swallow, so Robert Harward turns down NSA position
Original story at Mother Jones• 7 mentions • 6 months ago
Mother Jones 6 months ago
After Michael Flynn resigned/was fired as National Security Advisor, everyone breathed a sigh of relief when the top prospect to replace him turned out to be Retired Vice Admiral Robert Harward. He's well respected by both Democrats and Republicans and would have brought some needed experience and sobriety to the White House. Unfortunately, Harward turned down the job. It all hinged on whether he would be allowed to choose his own team. Here is CBS News: Two sources close to the situation confirm Harward demanded his own team, and the White House resisted. Specifically, Mr. Trump told Deputy National Security ...