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McMaster needs Senate confirmation because he's a three-star general
The position of National Security Adviser does not require Senate confirmation, but when three-star generals like Trump's pick for the position, H.R. McMaster, change jobs within the service they do need the approval. The rule has nothing to do with the White House, but rather the military: all
How H.R. McMaster's military rank could affect his role as National Security Adviser
The naming of Army Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster to be President Trump's new National Security Adviser has raised some questions about how an active duty officer can serve in the job. But, it has been done before. McMaster will be the fourth active duty military officer to serve in the role as
Shows ban White House representatives
Some are concerned that banning White House reps from television and radio shows could prevent an open dialogue on important issues and prevent information from getting to the public.
Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of State
ABC News' Amna Nawaz and Will Reeve interview Terry Moran and Rick Klein about Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
VP Biden Surprised With Presidential Medal of Freedom
So. Joseph. For your faith in your fellow Americans. For your love of country. And forgo a lifetime of service that will end to work through the generations. I'd like to ask. The military to join us on state. For the final time as president. I'm pleased to award our nation's highest civilian. The
The Note: Trump Takes the Electoral College
NOTABLES --TRUMP SURPASSES 270 ELECTORAL COLLEGE VOTES: Donald Trump surpassed 270 Electoral College votes yesterday, meaning that he has the required number of votes to be elected president. The milestone came when electors in Texas cast their votes. There were 10 electors who did not cast ballots
Donald Trump Celebrates Electoral College Victory
The president-elect surpassed the necessary 270 electoral votes to cement his victory, amid nationwide protests.
Trump Surpasses 270 Electoral College Votes
Donald Trump surpassed 270 Electoral College votes this afternoon, meaning that he has the required number of votes to be elected president. The milestone came when electors in Texas cast their votes. There were 10 electors who did not cast ballots for the candidate they were expected to vote for:
Despite Calls for Protest, Donald Trump Surpasses 270 Electoral Votes
Members of the Electoral College met in state capitals across the country to officially vote for Trump as the 45th president of the U.S.