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Sen. Lindsey Graham Releases Statement on White House Shakeup

Sen. Lindsey Graham Releases Statement on White House Shakeup

The widely anticipated announcement followed a series of public attacks on Priebus this week from new White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci, who boarded Air Force One with Trump and Priebus for a Friday afternoon event in NY.

Before Spicer and Priebus, former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn resigned in February over allegations of improper contacts with Russian Federation, and former White House Communications Director Mike Dubke resigned in May.

Priebus had been on the trip, but according to the White House Pool report, the auto he was riding in was separated from the President's motorcade, as Mr. Trump headed back to the White House.

White House Director of Social Media Dan Scavino, left, walks with former White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus as they step off Air Force One as they arrives Friday, July 28, 2017, at Andrews Air Force Base, Md. He is a Great American and a Great Leader. Trump tweeted that he is replacing Priebus as Chief of Staff with John Kelly, now Secretary of Homeland Security.

What role has he played in Trump's administration so far?

Mattis, the retired Marine general nicknamed "Mad Dog", was on vacation when Trump announced a major policy change on Twitter - that transgender individuals would no longer be allowed to serve in the United States military in any capacity.

Priebus, before serving as chairman of the Republican National Committee for six years, was chairman of the Wisconsin Republican Party.

"I congratulate Secretary Kelly on his appointment, and look forward to working with him to advance our agenda", he said.

Graham, R-South Carolina, also lauded Kelly's accomplishments, saying the general "will bring unparalleled leadership skills to the job".

Scaramucci notably said he reports directly to the president, not to the chief of staff. The President thanks Reince Priebus for his service.

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Chief of staff Reince Priebus was sacked after being made the subject of a foul-mouthed tirade by the newly appointed White House communications chief Anthony Scaramucci.

"Reince Priebus is a good friend".

It's official: Reince Priebus, Donald Trump's beleaguered chief of staff, is out.

Trump also promoted his Deputy Sarah Sanders as the new White House Press Secretary. "He's a great American". Scaramucci thought it was a private document leaked by Priebus.

"What I want you guys to know is that he was my first call this morning". "The president is a professional, and I'm a professional and professional people don't discuss private conversations in public".

The new Chief of Staff, General John Kelly, comes with a good resume.

"I can't have a couple of friends up from "Fox & Friends" and Sean Hannity, who's one of my closest friends, dinner with the president and his first lady without it being leaked in seven minutes", he said.

The New York Times reported Friday, prior to Trump's announcement, that the President had "openly told people" he wanted "a general" in the chief of staff job.

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