Barletta Statement on McMaster Departure, John Bolton Nomination to NSC

Mar 23, 2018
Press Release

WASHIGNTON – Today, Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement on General H.R. McMaster’s departure as National Security Advisor and the resulting nomination of Ambassador John Bolton to fill his position.

“I thank General McMaster for his 34 years of distinguished service to our nation.  He served the American people and President Donald J. Trump with honor and integrity, and I wish him the best as he prepares for his retirement.

Ambassador Bolton has spent his career becoming an expert on the national security challenges facing our nation. I am confident that he will bring strong leadership to the president’s National Security Council.”