Weekly roundup of world briefs
July 31, 2020
Trump names former White House staffer Sebastian Gorka to defense education body
By Ron Kampeas
WASHINGTON (JTA) — President Donald Trump named Sebastian Gorka to a committee that promotes national security through the education system.
A onetime White House staffer, Gorka had come under fire for his associations with the Hungarian far right.
On Tuesday, Trump named Gorka to the National Security Education Board, which oversees the National Security Education Program, a congressionally mandated program that dispenses grants and scholarships to promote study in areas of critical national s...