Transcript for Trump officials who have left the White House
We need to get the best. In the finest and we don't. Will be in trouble prolonged periods and the national security advisor is the first to go less than a month on the job plea made it clear. He was leaving because he had misled vice president patents and other senior officials. About his conversations. With the Russian ambassador director of the FBI James combing fired. Learning of it on television he thought it was a prank. Wasn't doing a good job Q he was not feeling good yeah. Outgoing Press Secretary Sean Spicer told Sean Hannity crowd didn't want him to quit he wanted to bring some new folks and two. Help wrap up the communications operation. And after reflection my decision was to at recommend to the president. That I give Anthony and and Sarah. Clean slate starts. Just can't go this week outgoing chief of staff writers preakness although it's always a little mix when things like this happen. I generally feel pretty good. There. The controversial communications director known as the mood she quickly made ways attacking several senior White House officials an entire region in new Yorker. Calling former chief of staff rinds pre best believing paranoid schizophrenic. And staring into strategist Steve Bannon with a propane attack. The new Yorker's Ryan Lindell who conducted the interview telling CNN at the time White House was already TP nationalized. He just it was like him through putting Anthony damage in that jobs like throwing a grenade. Into an ongoing civil wars in a statement the White House thinks Carlucci felt it was best to give Kelly a clean slate and the ability to build his own team. After his abrupt ouster as the president's chief strategist Steve van and wasted no time getting back to being a populist firebrand. I feel jacked up he told the weekly standard now I'm forty I've got my hands back on my weapon and certainly many of the president's man Argo. This photo shows the original team gathered around the resolute desk during Trump's first phone call with Vladimir gluten. All you one of them still works for the White House vice president Mike pets.
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