Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Turmoil On The National Security File In The Trump Transition Team?

Bloomberg: Ex-Intelligence Chairman Rogers Leaves Trump Transition Team

* Former lawmaker had been tapped to advise on national security
* Trump faces task of stocking government after surprise win

Former House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers left President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team, days after Trump’s surprise victory and a shakeup at the top of the team’s organizational chart.

Rogers’ abrupt departure came at the request of team officials, said two people familiar with the matter. The Michigan Republican, who’d also worked for the FBI, had been tapped to help guide the new administration on national security issues.

“These past six months, it has been an honor to serve as National Security Senior Advisor to the Trump transition team,” Rogers said in a statement after his departure was reported.

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WNU Editor: It looks like the Trump transition team is purging all the Gov. Christie loyalists from the organization.

Update: LOL .... it looks like this is another bogus story from the main stream media. More on this story as more information becomes available.

More News On Ex-Intelligence Chairman Rogers Leaving The Trump Transition Team

Rogers resigns from Trump’s transition team -- Politico
Intelligence Expert Mike Rogers Leaves Trump Transition Team Amid Shake-up -- WSJ
Mike Rogers parts ways with Trump transition team -- CNN
Natsec advisor Mike Rogers resigns as Trump culls transition team of Christie allies -- Hot Air

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