White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus walks from Air Force One upon arrival at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, May 17, 2017, after traveling with US President Donald Trump to the US Coast Guard Academy Commencement Ceremony in CT.
That status, as part of what the military calls a Gold Star family, puts him in the administration of a presidential candidate who verbally attacked a Gold Star family: the Khans, Muslim-American immigrants who lost a son in Iraq and had criticized Trump at the Democratic National Convention.
Tonight, while Trump is no longer the star of "The Apprentice" he did appear to have his old TV swagger back while speaking with reporters fresh off Air Force One. Priebus was on the plane with him and left with no comment.
Earlier this week, Scaramucci even seemed to accuse Priebus of leaking material against him, reinforcing the palace intrigue involving the two men inside the Trump orbit.
As Homeland Security secretary, Kelly was tasked with protecting US borders and overseeing immigration policies, two centerpieces of Trump's presidential campaign.
Mr Trump issued his decision just as he landed aboard Air Force One after a visit to Long Island and hours after Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare failed in the Senate.
"I am extremely disappointed", said Robin Hayes, the chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party.
"I resigned, and he accepted it", Priebus said, adding that he had tendered his resignation on Thursday after discussing it with the president for "a few days".
General John Kelly is a lot like Donald Trump.
Priebus said he was proud to serve the administration.
"Mr. President, it is time to look in the mirror, accept responsibility, apologize to the American people, and declare an end to this behavior immediately", Vander Plaats wrote.
That experience prepared him well to take charge of the Department of Homeland Security, a sprawling bureaucracy responsible for border protection and internal security.
Priebus was tapped for the post at the urging of top congressional Republicans - including House Speaker Paul Ryan, a fellow Wisconsinite - who advised Trump that he needed a Washington insider to help him shepherd his legislative agenda. Trumps' already-manic tweeting reached new highs (or lows depending on your view) as he repeatedly went after his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions, for recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation.
"I think the president wanted to go a different direction", Priebus said.
He also addressed a question about Anthony Scaramucci, the new White House director of communications who disparaged Priebus in an R-rated interview with The New Yorker and claimed he would be "asked to resign very shortly".
He also saluted Priebus, the chief of staff he had just pushed out.
Trump announced the he is replacing his Chief of Staff Reince Priebus with General John F Kelly.
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said she did not think Priebus' exit would affect the White House's relationship with the Republican Party.
"Secretary Kelly is one of the strongest and most natural leaders I've ever known", Graham said.
He will be holding a series of meetings with the council of ministers and party MLAs, state BJP president Subhash Barala said. Shah also asked the MPs to "expose the Congress " for stalling the setting up of the Other Backward Classes commission.
"I was at that event and I saw nothing but roughly 40-45,000 Boy Scouts cheering the President on throughout his remarks". He spoke to them as if they were the Hitler youth, trying to stir them into a frenzy of hate for Trump's imagined enemies.
The U.S. president stressed that his administration will be able to take care of the North and can handle the situation. Suspending Chinese firms' ability to acquire companies in the US would be one such action.
Amri attended classes at Simeonovic's "Madrasa Dortmund", which taught radical ideology and trained jihadis for combat in Syria. A representative of the police press service told Sputnik that it is unclear whether the incident is a terror attack .
The Pueblo Police Department has just over 30 police Ford Explorers in its fleet, 22 of which were purchased previous year . Ford has responded to the numerous carbon-monoxide claims by promising to make repairs as it investigates the complaints.
Musician Lady Gaga attends The 59th GRAMMY Awards at STAPLES Center on February 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. If this ever does happen, it'll provide some interesting fodder for the ongoing legal battle between Kesha and Dr.
Several H-6K bombers, the long-range aircraft recently involved in exercises near Japan and the South China Sea, flew overhead. He stood inside an open-top field jeep that drove past lines of troops for his inspection.
Other RNC allies brought aboard included Spicer and Kate Walsh, who became deputy White House chief of staff . In a speech before announcing Kelly's new job Friday in NY , the president praised him as being a "star".
The couple both know that "their marriage has suffered" because of all the focus they put towards their individual careers. Following the birth of their twins, Rumi and Sir Carter, Beyoncé and Jay Z have apparently been hitting the gym.
Temperatures drop into the upper 50s and low 60s tonight and there will be a few lingering showers, mainly before midnight. Sunday is the brighter and warmer of the two weekend days with lots of sun and highs in the upper 70s-low 80s.
Reince Priebus: Trump 'wanted to go a different direction'
However, he decided on Kelly because he was impressed by the job he had done leading DHS and trusted him not to leak. As Secretary of Homeland Security, Kelly has played a key role in the border security of the Trump Administration.
Two officials killed amid violence in Venezuela vote
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Philippine mayor, 6 others killed in drug raids
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Chelsea suffer another humiliating defeat to Inter Milan
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Soweto Derby: Two dead in FNB stadium stampede
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Gunmen raid Kenyan deputy president's rural home
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Firefighter Cuts Off Snake's Head; Attacked Woman Who Rescued It
Authorities say firefighters have rescued an OH woman after a boa constrictor wrapped around her neck and began biting her face. Card said the snake , which the woman said was around five feet in length, was biting the woman's nose and just wouldn't let go.
President Trump, on Long Island, pledges to destroy MS-13
A noisy throng, including a handful of supporters, expressed its opinions amid President Donald Trump's Long Island visit Friday. Addressing illegal immigrants, Trump said: "We will find you, we will arrest you, we will jail you, and we will deport you".
Iran successfully tests long-delayed space rocket
Earlier this month, the White House certified that Iran was in compliance with its commitments under the nuclear agreement. Nauert on Thursday called Iran's rocket launch a "provocative action" that violated the "spirit" of the nuclear deal.