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Trump loyalist put in top Pentagon post after purge 2 weeks ago now leads transition to incoming Biden administration

Kashyap “Kash” Pramod Patel listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement.
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The Pentagon has officially started the transition process, but there are questions about the man in charge.
The senior defense official leading the Pentagon transition is Kash Patel, a man widely seen as a Trump loyalist who was installed at the Pentagon following a leadership purge earlier this month.
Unlike his predecessor, who was perhaps more equipped to handle the transition process, Patel has only been on the job for two weeks, and that lack of experience may be a hindrance for the incoming administration, a former official …read more

Source:: Business Insider