Chris Christie Just Told Trump That He Doesn't Want to Be His Chief of Staff, and Now Everyone's Making the Same Joke
The Trump administration is scouring for Chief of Staff candidates again after yet another candidate withdrew his name from consideration to replace outgoing Chief of Staff John Kelly, who submitted his resignation earlier this month. In the meantime, Trump has named budget director Mick Mulvaney as acting Chief of Staff.
Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (R) met with President Donald Trump to discuss the possibility of taking over the position, but now Christie has made clear that he's asked the President to remove him from consideration.
New York Daily News Cover Perfectly Trolls Donald Trump's Search for a New Chief of Staff, and It's Savage AF
Ever since news broke that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly would step down at the end of 2018, people speculated who would replace him. Then when President Donald Trump's first choice for a replacement—Nick Ayers who currently serves as Vice President Mike Pence's Chief of Staff—announced he also would leave government service at the end of the year, people began throwing out suggestions.
Now the New York Daily News weighed in. Their front page for Tuesday featured a help wanted notice with some very specific qualifications.