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John Bolton comes in as NSA (Presidency)

Trump has fired his National Security Advisor HR McMaster, and replaced him with John Bolton, a well-known critic Obama’s Iran deal and North Korea hawk. Use this example to show how the president can easily shape his EXOP (Executive Office of the President), and to demonstrate the limits of EXOP’s influence i.e. staff lack job security. This point is particularly relevant in the current administration.

Speaker calls out foreign secretary for sexist comments (Parliament)

Trump splits GOP with call for trade tariffs (presidency / political parties)