• A top Pence aide abruptly withdrew from his unusual White House role after Trump criticized him

    7 days ago - By Chron

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    President Donald Trump was upset when he learned that Vice President Mike Pence had hired a longtime Republican pollster and one-time Trump critic to be his national security adviser.
    Jon Lerner, deputy to US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, withdrew from what would have been a dual role after the president voiced his disapproval.
    This is the first time Trump has objected to one of the vice president's personnel decisions.
    President Donald Trump wasn't pleased when he found out last week that Vice President Mike Pence had hired a longtime Republican pollster...
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