Trump tweets he is naming Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly as chief of staff, ousting Reince Priebus

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WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump has selected John Kelly as his new White House chief of staff, replacing Reince Priebus.

“I am pleased to inform you that I have just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff. He is a Great American….” Trump tweeted.