Potential adviser to Pence withdraws after Trump objects
7 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio
WASHINGTON - Vice President Mike Pence's choice to be his new national security adviser has withdrawn from consideration after President Donald Trump got wind of the plan to hire someone associated with anti-Trump ads in the past.
The White House says Jon Lerner, an adviser to the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has withdrawn from the proposed dual role with the vice president.
Alyssa Farah, a Pence spokeswoman, says Lerner informed Pence on Sunday night that he was withdrawing and Pence accepted his decision.
Lerner is a longtime Republican strategist who advised...
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Pence National Security Aide Steps Down Two Days After Being Named To Job
7 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post
Jon Lerner withdrew after a behind-the-scenes White House argument hit the headlines.
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New Pence national security aide steps down after Trump drama
7 monthes ago - By CNBC
A new national security aide to U.S. Vice President Mike Pence stepped down on Sunday, only two days after being officially named to the job, after a behind-the-scenes White House argument hit the headlines.
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