Adam Blickstein

specialist in political and policy communications

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Adam Blickstein served as a public affairs strategic planner for the Pentagon in the Obama Administration. He previously worked as press secretary for then-Democratic Congresswoman Jane Harman.

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It took President Trump just two tweets today to lay out the essence of a new policy for military personnel.

Trump announces ban on transgender troops

It took President Trump just two tweets today to lay out the essence of a new policy for military personnel.

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