REPORT: White House Considering Replacing H.R. McMaster as Early as Next Month **Updated**
According to a new report by NBC, the White House is preparing to replace National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster as early as next month.
The White House is preparing to replace H.R. McMaster as national security adviser as early as next month in a move orchestrated by chief of staff John Kelly and Defense Secretary James Mattis, according to five people familiar with the discussions.
The move would be the latest in a long string of staff shakeups at the White House over the past year and comes after months of strained relations between the president and McMaster.
A leading candidate to become President Donald Trump’s third national security adviser is the auto industry executive Stephen Biegun, according to the officials.