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John Kelly works to save his ally Kirstjen Nielsen from firing

White House chief of staff John Kelly’s bid to save Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen may be motivated in part by an understanding that, with Nielsen gone, he will be almost completely isolated in the administration. | Drew Angerer/Getty [...]

Top Pence aide resurfaces as leading candidate to replace John Kelly

Two White House officials who were skeptical this summer of Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff Nick Ayers’ chances of becoming chief of staff both said this week that they think President Donald Trump is now serious about wanting [...]

John Kelly targeted in expanding White House shakeup

More rumblings of a post-election shakeup up emanated from the White House on Tuesday with jobs of another Cabinet secretary and the president’s chief of staff in jeopardy. Reports that Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was on [...]

Why Omarosa’s attack on Kelly could backfire

“Apprentice” star-turned-spurned White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman opened a new front in her war on the West Wing on Sunday, attacking chief of staff John Kelly as a bully who drummed her out of the White House [...]

POLITICO Playbook: John Kelly: Chief of staff in name only

White House chief of staff John Kelly is no longer pushing as hard to keep President Donald Trump on message. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty [...]

52 train wrecks John Kelly couldn’t stop — or started himself

Retired Marine general John Kelly was promoted from secretary of Homeland Security to White House chief of staff with one job: to impose discipline on President Donald Trump’s chaotic West Wing. Named at the tail end of a week that included [...]

How John Kelly became ‘chief in name only’

John Kelly got the official news of his promotion a year ago the same way a select few in the Trump administration have — by presidential tweet. Kelly, then the secretary of homeland security, had talked with the president about coming on [...]

Mulvaney swats away reports that he might replace Kelly as chief of staff

Republicans close to the White House have said Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney is seen as a possible successor to chief of staff John Kelly. | Mark [...]
In reversal, Kelly will join lawmakers in briefings on FBI informant
John Kelly’s presence comes despite previous White House assurances that no member of the president’s team would attend the Justice Department gathering. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty [...]
John Kelly Says USA Has No Room For Illiterate Peasants, Didn’t Mean His Own Ancestors
Guy who pushed family separation sure hopes it won’t have to be used too much. Goddamned bigot John Kelly gave an interview to National Public Radio that aired on Friday, and you will be shocked to learn that he is doing his very best to [...]