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Trump’s National Security Adviser Faces Huge Challenges In His New Role

February 22, 2017
Nancy Youssef | Buzzfeed News
The force of newly named National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster’s personality does not guarantee a stronger National Security Council.

The Obama Legacy: From hope and change to achievements and setbacks

December 23, 2016
What Barack Obama accomplished and what remains undone after eight years.
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Trump hires a third general, raising concerns about heavy military influence

December 8, 2016
Philip Rucker, Mike DeBonis | The Washington Post
President-elect Donald Trump has selected retired Marine Gen. John F. Kelly as secretary of homeland security.
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Issues shaping the millennial vote in battleground state Colorado

September 28, 2016
Colorado students discuss state-specific issues and whether Colorado is still up for grabs in the election.
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Details of Syria Pact Widen Rift Between John Kerry and Pentagon

September 14, 2016
Helene Cooper, David Sanger | The New York Times
The agreement that Secretary of State John Kerry announced with Russia to reduce the killing in Syria has widened an increasingly public divide between Mr. Kerry and Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter, who has deep reservations about the plan for American and Russian forces to jointly target terrorist groups.
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