McMaster Becomes Latest Target of White House Infighting

White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster

The disclosure that White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster sought to preserve former Obama administration adviser Susan Rice’s top secret clearance has provided fresh grist for internal foes of McMaster’s to push for the General’s ouster from the Trump administration, according to multiple administration insiders who view the situation as the latest front in a long brewing civil war between divided factions inside the White House.