WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that Thomas Bossert, former deputy homeland security adviser to President George W. Bush, would be his White House adviser on security and counterterrorism issues, according to a statement. As assistant to the president for homeland security and counter-terrorism, Bossert would be Trump’s top counterterrorism chief. He currently runs a risk management consulting firm and has a cyber risk fellowship with the Atlantic Council think tank.Bossert earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh and a law degree from The George Washington University Law School.
RALEIGH State House and Senate leaders have named their respective budget conferees, as senior legislators were seen entering closed door meetings Monday morning to begin working out the differences between their $22.9 billion budgets. […]
RALEIGH The only statewide judicial race is N.C. Supreme Court Justice Bob Edmunds running for re-election on what is considered to be a conservative bench, 4 to 3. The outcome of his race could […]
SPRUCE PINE A grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce is enabling Mayland Community College to continue bolstering workforce training in Western North Carolina.The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) awarded a […]