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I Am Part of the Resistance Inside the Trump Administration

This article originally appeared in The New York Times.

I WORK FOR THE PRESIDENT BUT LIKE-MINDED COLLEAGUES AND I HAVE VOWED TO THWART PARTS OF HIS AGENDA AND HIS WORST INCLINATIONS.

President Trump is facing a test to his presidency unlike any faced by a modern American leader.

It’s not just that the special counsel looms large. Or that the country is bitterly divided over Mr. Trump’s leadership. Or even that his party might well lose the House to an opposition hellbent on his downfall.

The dilemma — which he does not fully grasp — is that many of the senior officials in his own

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