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The White House’s Perpetually Interim Clearances

February 16, 2018

Episode Notes:

Questions around former White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter shed light on the fact that there are numerous high-level officials on the President’s staff who do not have fully adjudicated security clearances. Samantha Vinograd, a CNN National Security Analyst and Senior Advisor at the Biden Institute, talks with Jason about the causes of this and its ramifications on national security.