National Security Council

New Security Adviser Differs From Trump on Key Issues

McMaster is joining the White House staff with views on Russia, counterterrorism, strengthening the military and other major security issues that diverge not only from those of the Trump loyalists, but also from those the president himself has expressed.

Obama's Right-Hand Woman

Susan Rice is one of the president's closest advisers. But does she have what it takes to put America's foreign policy back on track?