H.R. McMaster

Trump’s Defense of McMaster Fails to Quell Tensions

Infighting continues between McMaster defenders, Trump loyalists

President Donald Trump and National Security Adviser H.R. McMasterPresident Trump's defense of Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster's tenure as national security adviser has yet to bridge deep divisions among Republicans over whether he should remain in his influential White House post.

McMaster Becomes Latest Target of White House Infighting

Fight will be test of whether new Chief of Staff Kelly can pacify internal strife

White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMasterThe 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.