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Robert B. Reich: The danger of Stephen Bannon

Robert B. Reich: The danger of Stephen Bannon

President Donald Trump has reorganized the National Security Council -- elevating his chief political strategist, Stephen Bannon, and demoting the director of national intelligence and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Mr. Bannon will join the NSC's principals committee, the top inter-agency group advising the president on national security. Meanwhile, the director of national intelligence and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff will now attend meetings only when "issues pertaining to their responsibilities and expertise are to be discussed," according to the recent presidential memorandum.

Political strategists have never before participated in...

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