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Vice Admiral Robert Harward declines Trump NSA Director offer | CBS News
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Vice Admiral Robert Harward declines Trump NSA Director offer | CBS News

Vice Admiral Robert Harward has rejected President Trump’s offer to be the new national security adviser, CBS News’ Major Garrett reports.Sources close to the situation told Garrett Harward and the administration had a dispute over staffing the security council.

Two sources close to the situation confirm Harward demanded his own team, and the White House resisted.

Specifically, Mr. Trump told Deputy National Security Adviser K. T. McFarland that she could retain her post, even after the ouster of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. Harward refused to keep McFarland as his deputy…

Source: Vice Admiral Robert Harward declines Trump NSA Director offer – CBS News