Kelly Is Said to Explore Moving McMaster Back to Military Role

National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster a three-star Army general is being shoved aside according to reports

There are no personnel announcements at this time'.

Officials said a front-running candidate to become Trump's third national security adviser is Stephen Biegun, an auto industry executive.

The move, according to NBC News, has been orchestrated by White House chief of staff John Kelly and Defense Secretary James Mattis. But McMaster's relationship with Trump has grown rocky in recent weeks, after McMaster declared at the Munich Security Conference in February that the evidence Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 presidential election is "incontrovertible". Now Donald Trump is facing a shrinking circle of trusted advisers and a staff that's grim about any prospect of a reset.

As for talk of a White House in upheaval, Sanders pointed out the tax cuts passed late a year ago: "If they want to call it chaos, fine, but we call it success and productivity and we're going to keep plugging along".

Although Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said the indictment didn't allege willing collusion, it did allege defendants "communicated with unwitting individuals associated with the Trump campaign". The White House did not respond to requests for comment.

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The President has privately expressed irritation with McMaster stemming from differences in "personality and style", a senior Republican source previously told CNN.

McMaster also kept his job at the time because of the White House's challenge attracting top talent for positions in the administration, due to Trump's "blacklist" of individuals who have criticized him, his personality and the Russian Federation investigation, according to a senior Republican source.

"The bottom line is if this is chaos, I think the American people are glad for it because we just passed the biggest tax cuts in history", she added.

News and others reported the story on Thursday, citing multiple sources.

Flynn was forced out following news that he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Russia's then-ambassador, Sergey Kislyak.

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