White House Chief of Staff John Kelly says he's neither quitting nor getting fired
Thursday, 12 October 2017 White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly held a surprise news conference on Thursday that, while wide-ranging, clearly was intended to send one message: that he feels secure and satisfied in his job, and frustrated with press reports to the contrary.
According to two people with knowledge of the call, last week, speaker Paul Ryan urged the White House to reconsider ousting Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price. Price is his longtime friend who had come under fire for often using a taxpayer-funded private jet for travel. White House chief...
“John Kelly’s day from hell,” blares the headline for a fresh-n-scoopy report from Axios, which details the White House chief of staff’s Friday — from... Mediaite - EntertainmentAlso reported by •The Age
Outgoing United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was reportedly sitting on the toilet when the White House chief of staff called him to inform about his... DNA - Front PageAlso reported by •Sify
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has pushed back against rumors of a staff purge and insisted that reports of tumult and imminent departures are overblown.... Seattle Times - Front PageAlso reported by •New Zealand Herald •The Age •DNA
Another twist in the firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, according to the Daily Beast, when Chief of Staff John Kelly told Tillerson he was going to be fired, the now outgoing Secretary was on.. Source: Veuer -
The White House is trying to dismiss speculations about another staff shakeup. Sources tell CBS News that national security adviser H.R. McMaster is likely to lose his job and chief of staff John Kelly.. Source: CBS News -
The White House on Friday tried to knock down rumors that National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster could be the next to go. But sources say he's likely to lose his job, and Chief of Staff John Kelly.. Source: CBS News -
National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster is seen outside the White House on Friday amid reports that President Trump plans to replace the three-star general. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Source: Reuters Studio -