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<p>Previously posted info on 24-year-old political appointee's rise to deputy chief of staff at the Office of National Drug Control Policy and a second post about his firing.  This story is based on Washington Post interviews with that appointee, Taylor Weyeneth.
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Inside a 24-year-old political appointee’s wild ride in Trump’s Washington</font></h1>
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<p>‘I don’t blame the president.’ A Trump appointee who was fired speaks out.<br>
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<p><a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/investigations/promoted-six-times-and-then-fired-the-inside-story-of-a-political-appointees-wild-ride-in-trumps-washington/2018/06/15/ebf6290a-5eab-11e8-8c93-8cf33c21da8d_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.24fb906541be&wpisrc=nl_most&wpmm=1">https://www.washingtonpost.com/investigations/promoted-six-times-and-then-fired-the-inside-story-of-a-political-appointees-wild-ride-in-trumps-washington/2018/06/15/ebf6290a-5eab-11e8-8c93-8cf33c21da8d_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.24fb906541be&wpisrc=nl_most&wpmm=1</a></p>
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<div><font size="2"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: "Tahoma","sans-serif"; COLOR: black">Ed Gottlieb
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Chair, Tompkins County Coalition for Safe Medication Disposal<br>
Industrial Pretreatment Coordinator<br>
Ithaca Area Wastewater Treatment Facility<br>
525 3<sup>rd</sup> Street<br>
Ithaca, NY  14850<br>
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