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Rob Porter: Who is the ousted White house staff Secretary?
New photos and instructions after the bomb resignation of the White house staff Secretary, Rob Porter
President Donald Trump has reportedly told some advisers that he hopes Rob Porter—his former employee, Secretary, terminated, showed up to his job after domestic violence allegations—finally, the return to work in the White house.
The New York Times, citing three anonymous sources, reported that Trump was in contact with Porter and increases the frequency of calls over the last couple of weeks, as more officials left their positions.
A White house official told the Times that Trump the personnel structure is created and introduced by Porter, but recognize that bring back Porter, may be a bridge too far.
The White house did not immediately respond to Fox News ” for a comment.
The President is reportedly in talks with Porter on trade and customs duties were introduced on certain goods a measure, Trump recently, and worked together with the officials prior to his departure.
Porter was forced to resign last month, after two of his ex-wives joined with the abuse allegations. One of the ex-wives, Colbie Holderness, according to reports, porter said extended and hit her during their marriage. A photo was published of her bruised face. Porter denied the allegations and said the photo has not necessarily the whole story of his marriage.
Trump emphasized that Porter had denied the allegations and said: “he says He is innocent, and I think, you have to remember. He said, very strongly yesterday that he is innocent. So you need to have a talk with him. But we absolutely wish him all the best.”
The abuse allegations against Porter also led to controversy over the vetting process in the administration. Porter had an interim security clearance, despite the FBI’s conclusion of the investigation. By his former wives, who reportedly said, their abuse, the history of the FBI back in January, when she was interviewed on Porter ‘ s security clearance and provided the photos to the Agency.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
Lukas Mikelionis is a reporter for FoxNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @Lukas mikelionis.