Trump names Army strategist as new national security adviser

Daily News Article - February 21, 2017


1. What is the role of the National Security Advisor?

2. a) Who is the new National Security Advisor?
b) What did President Trump say about him?

3. List at least 4 facts you learn about him from the article.

4. What did McMaster say about his appointment?

5. What warning did McMaster give to senators in a subcommittee hearing in April?

6. See “Background” and “Resources” to learn about the National Security Advisor and about Lt. Gen. McMaster. Whether you support President Trump or not, do you think McMaster is a good choice for this position? Explain your answer.