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Top Four Candidates to Replace Mike Flynn as National Security Adviser

Here’s a look at the top four candidates for National Security Adviser in the wake of Michael Flynn’s resignation and retired Vice Admiral Robert Harward’s decision not to accept the post. According to administration sources, Keith Kellogg, David Petraeus, Keith Alexander, and Jim Jones are all under consideration.

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Flashback: General John Allen’s ‘Phone Sex Email’ Scandal

Making himself a political ally of Hillary Clinton, retired Marine Corps General John Allen spoke before the Democrat convention and since then has said there would be a military revolt if Trump becomes the commander-in-chief. But wanting Hillary as president isn’t the only thing he has in common with the Democrat nominee. Like Hillary, Allen also has an email scandal hanging around his neck.

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