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All the President’s Yes Men

In short order, Donald Trump has replaced Rex Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo as secretary of state and selected Larry Kudlow, a television personality and provocateur, as his top economic adviser. To most observers, the message is clear: Trump is dispensing with the "adults in the room" and surrounding himself with loyalists who will indulge his every impulse.

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