Trump and his generals.

What Is It With Trump and “His Generals”?

What Is It With Trump and “His Generals”?

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
Aug. 3 2017 12:50 PM

The Short History of Generals as Chiefs of Staff

Will Gen. Kelly come to be known as the 45th and a Half President?

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Seth Stevenson guest-hosts today’s show and talks with Joshua Zeitz, a historian and contributing editor at Politico, about Gen. John Kelly and whether his tenure as chief of staff will resemble that of Gen. Al Haig during the Nixon administration.

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