The 14-member board oversees a government program that awards scholarships and scholarships to students and offers grants to colleges and universities to meet “the national need for critical language and regional experts.” In its statement, the NSEP states that one of its goals is to “produce an increased pool of jobseekers in the U.S. government departments and agencies with national security responsibilities.”
The board consists of six presidential nominees and a number of other representatives from the entire administration.
Gorka was, and has been, one of Trump’s most prominent cheerleaders, who often struck the airwaves to defend the president’s policies and public statements. But his role outside of TV appearances was unclear. He did not play an important political role, according to administration officials, and was not a member of the National Security Council.
Gorka’s work for Trump dates back to 2015; Reports from the Federal Election Commission showed that Gorka was paid $ 8,000 in October to be a policy consultant for the Trump campaign.
Gorka, a British-born American citizen with Hungarian parents, was known for his stern warnings about Islamic terrorism when he was at Breitbart.