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Trump sets Mick Mulvaney as acting chief of staff White House

The American president Donald Trump has wed night on Twitter Mick Mulvaney was appointed acting chief of staff of the White House. He replaces John Kelly, who, according to the president remains on until the end of the year.

The 51-year-old Mulvaney is currently the head of the department of management and budget (OMB). This service falls under the Executive Office of the President of the United States, the bureau that the president relies on his or her activities as head of state. At the head of this executive department, the chief of staff.

An employee of the White House, said that Trump, the former senator Mulvaney has chosen for his political experience and because he had “nice”. “They can get along.” According to the employee, the appointment is for an indefinite period of time. “He is the acting chief of staff, and that means that he is the chief of staff.”

With the choice for Mulvaney comes to an end the chaotic search for the successor of Kelly. Trump made this month announced that general out of service, the field clears up as his chief of staff, but had yet no successor is arranged. Several candidates appeared to have no interest.

The president called his afzwaaiende chief of staff Kelly a “true patriot” and thanked him for his services via Twitter. Kelly has had since the summer of 2017 in charge of the daily staff of Trump. He replaced at that time, Reince Priebus, who had resigned.

I am pleased to announce that Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management & Budget, will be named Acting White House Chief of Staff, replacing General John Kelly, who has served our Country with distinction. Mick has done an outstanding job while in the Administration….

AvatarAuteurrealDonaldTrumpMoment of plaatsen22:18 – december 14, 2018

Relationship Kelly and Trump for several months has declined

According to American media, was the relationship between Kelly and Trump has deteriorated in recent months. The two would be the last time barely speak. Kelly would Trump multiple times an “idiot” have called and have said that he was the only one that the country is defended against a disaster.

The chief of staff has close contact with the president, and as such is one of the most important positions in the White House. Usually determines the chief of staff, for example, who is the president allowed to visit.

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