Tapped Rice: Obama Promotes Susan Rice to Top Security Post

June 2013
Moderate Voice;6/5/2013, p13
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The article announces that U.S. Ambassador to U.N. Susan Rice would be promoted as national security adviser. It states that President Barack Obama has planned to nominate Samantha Power as ambassador to U.N. It is also a defiant gesture to Republicans who harshly criticized Ms. Rice for presenting an erroneous account of the deadly attacks on the American mission in Benghazi, Libya. It states the post of national security adviser, does not require Senate confirmation.


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