Reince Priebus

WASHINGTON  | Trump picks budget head Mulvaney to be next chief of staff

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump on Friday picked budget director Mick Mulvaney to be his acting chief of staff, ending a chaotic search in which several top contenders took themselves out of contention for the job. “Mick has done an outstanding job while in the Administration,” Trump tweeted. “I look forward to working with him … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Trump picks budget head Mulvaney to be next chief of staff

WASHINGTON  | Trump looking at several candidates for chief of staff

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump is weighing at least four people to serve as his next chief of staff, after plans for an orderly succession for departing John Kelly fell through. The high-profile hiring search comes at a pivotal time as the president looks to prepare his White House for the twin challenges of securing … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Trump looking at several candidates for chief of staff

WASHINGTON | Trump celebrates Kelly’s first full year as chief of staff

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is celebrating his chief of staff’s survival for a full year on the job. Trump congratulated John Kelly in a tweet that includes a photo of the two men smiling wide. He writes: “Congratulations to General John Kelly. Today we celebrate his first full year as @WhiteHouse Chief of Staff!” … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump celebrates Kelly’s first full year as chief of staff

Priebus a central figure in Trump’s White House drama

WASHINGTON/March 29, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — In the behind-the-scenes drama of who’s up and who’s down in Donald Trump’s White House, chief of staff Reince Priebus is playing a starring role. Priebus, a genial Midwesterner with deep ties to the Republican establishment that Trump toppled, has faced questions about his future since the day he set … Continue reading Priebus a central figure in Trump’s White House drama