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Trump’s top domestic energy adviser leaving White House

“Catanzaro is the second major White House energy and environmental official to depart recently” writes Ap Photo Susan for washingtonexaminer.com. Michael Catanzaro is leaving as special assistant to the president for domestic energy and environmental policy and returning to his former lobbying firm, CGCN Group.George David Banks resigned as the White House international energy and climate adviser in February because he was unable to get a full security clearance. Source: washingtonexaminer.com Share This:

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Cybersecurity adviser Rob Joyce to leave White House, return to NSA

“Rob Joyce is planning to leave his post as White House cybersecurity coordinator and return to work at the National Security Agency, a U.S. official confirmed to CyberScoop on Monday” writes Zaid Shoorbajee for cyberscoop.com. The news comes less than a week after Joyce’s boss, Thomas Bossert, resigned as White House homeland security adviser.Bossert’s resignation was reportedly at the request of John Bolton, the newly appointed national security adviser. Source: cyberscoop.com Share This:

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Pence’s choice for national security adviser withdrew after Trump tried to block him from being hired

“Pence’s office had announced on Friday that Jon Lerner, a senior aide to United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley, would become Pence’s top adviser on foreign policy issues” writes Roberta Rampton for businessinsider.com. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A new national security aide to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence stepped down on Sunday, only two days after being officially named to the job, after a behind-the-scenes White House argument hit the headlines, a White House official said. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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Third national security aide resigns from White House amid John Bolton’s entrance

“A third senior national security official has resigned from the White House as part of a broader shake-up linked to John Bolton’s entrance as President Trump’s national security adviser” writes Image Courtesy Screenshot for washingtonexaminer.com. Deputy national security adviser Nadia Schadlow announced her departure on Wednesday following weeks of speculation surrounding her fate, as she was particularity close to ousted national security adviser H.R. McMaster.Both were said to be casualties of Bolton’s desire to add fresh faces to the administration’s national security team.Schadlow for her service and leadership in crafting…

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The financial services industry is reportedly trying to poach a top Trump aide

“And she is reportedly in discussions with financial services sector firms that are looking to poach her from the White House” writes Eliza Relman for businessinsider.com. Before joining the Trump administration, Knight spent seven years as a financial services industry lobbyist, working for the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association and Fidelity Investments, where she developed expertise in taxes concerning savings, retirements, and pensions.Early on in her tenure at the White House, Knight reportedly butt heads with Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin over what kind of tax structure that US should…

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Thomas Bossert, Trump’s Chief Adviser on Homeland Security, Is Forced Out

“Some colleagues viewed him as highhanded and faulted his handling of cybersecurity issues for being plodding and overly cautious” writes Mark Landler for nytimes.com. Bolton, an official said, has moved the counterterrorism and cybersecurity portfolios under the National Security Council.H. R. McMaster, and with Kirstjen Nielsen, who served as a deputy to the White House chief of staff, John F. Kelly, before becoming the secretary of homeland security. Source: nytimes.com Share This:

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Homeland security adviser Tom Bossert resigns

“Bolton’s arrival at the White House also prompted the departure of Trump’s national security council spokesman, Michael Anton” writes Aol Staff for aol.com. An administration official said Bossert, a former deputy national security adviser to President George W. Bush, had left at the request of Trump’s new national security adviser, John Bolton, who began working in his post at the White House on Monday.WASHINGTON, April 10 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser, Tom Bossert, has resigned, the president’s spokeswoman said on Tuesday, in the latest departure from the White…

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Trump’s homeland security adviser Bossert resigns

“WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser, Tom Bossert, has resigned, the president’s spokeswoman said on Tuesday, in the latest departure from the White House of a senior adviser” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. An administration official said Bossert, a former deputy national security adviser to President George W. Bush, had left at the request of Trump’s new national security adviser, John Bolton, who began working in his post at the White House on Monday.Bolton’s arrival at the White House also prompted the departure of Trump’s…

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Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser Tom Bossert resigns

“Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser, Tom Bossert, has resigned amid a shakeup of the administration’s foreign policy team” writes Rozina Sabur for telegraph.co.uk. The resignation comes a day after John Bolton, Mr Trump’s new foreign policy hawk, took up his role at the White House.The hardliner is expected to shake up the national security team, hinting at a change in foreign policy approach.Both Mr Bolton, who served as George W Bush’s UN ambassador, and Mr Pompeo, are known for their hawkish foreign policy views that are more in line with Mr…

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