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Trump / National Security Adviser / A Discussion #1122233

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) President Trump's replacement of national security adviser H.R. McMaster with John Bolton introduced. [Last Friday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - says McMaster is still in.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; White House: Jeff Zeleny) The reality that McMaster going out has been in the works for weeks but no one knew this was coming today with Trump making the decision after meeting with Bolton this afternoon thus indicating a reshaping of the cabinet with more hardliners discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen & "New York Times" reporter Maggie Haberman about the change. [HABERMAN - offers views on the Trump=McMaster relationship with White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly not liking McMaster, how there are fewer moderating influences around Trump.] [GERGEN - offers views on the ungracious way of ushering McMaster out: so unfair & Bolton makes a big swing to the right with him being hard line on Iraq, Iran & North Korea, how Trump is emboldened, how the new appointees are from TV, the signal being sent overseas.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Zeleny, Jeff

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