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#Chief of Staff

# chief-of-staff - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Donald Trump names his fourth chief of staff, and appoints special envoy for Northern Ireland

Mick Mulvaney had been serving as acting chief of staff since Trump fired John Kelly in December 2018.

# chief-of-staff - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Tom Clonan: 'My whistleblower journey in the Defence Forces has ended. I am back in from the cold'

Dr Tom Clonan met with the Defence Forces Chief of Staff today about a reconciliation process. ‘Unusually for Ireland, this whistleblowing story has a happy ending,’ he writes.

# chief-of-staff - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'Get over it': White House confirms Trump tied Ukraine funding to probe of Democratic National Committee

US acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney insisted however that Trump did nothing wrong.

# chief-of-staff - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Trump says chief of staff John Kelly to leave at year's end

He called Kelly “a great guy”.

# chief-of-staff - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'I thought at least that was sacred' - Trump's chief of staff strongly defends president's call to war widow

If Trump and John Kelly aren’t getting along, it didn’t show in the chief of staff’s speech this evening.

# chief-of-staff - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Trump slams 'dishonest media' for reports of rift with Chief of Staff John Kelly

“The fake news is at it again.”

# chief-of-staff - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'I'm still a Trump fan': Former Chief of Staff said he wasn't pushed out and chose to resign

Reince Priebus was called a “paranoid schizophrenic” by Trump’s top communications aide just before he stood aside.

# chief-of-staff - Friday 26 February, 2016

Inside Slab Murphy's multi-million euro, cross-border smuggling empire

Murphy ran a profitable cross-border trade, first with pigs and cattle and then with fuel and oil.

# chief-of-staff - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Taoiseach's office paid over half a million euro for five special advisers in 2012

This figure compares to over one million euro that Brian Cowen paid in special adviser salaries when he was Taoiseach.

# chief-of-staff - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Gardaí in riot gear attend funeral of former IRA chief of staff Funeral This post contains images

Gardaí in riot gear attend funeral of former IRA chief of staff

Gardaí said there were no arrests and no incidents at the funeral.

# chief-of-staff - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Reports that Defence Forces troops to be cut are 'speculation'

It was reported today that 500 troops are to be cut from the Defence Forces – but this has been denied.

# chief-of-staff - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

10 things to know about new White House Chief of Staff Jacob Lew

With the announcement that Bill Daley will be stepping down as Barack Obama’s Chief of Staff at the end of January, we take a look at who will replace him…

# chief-of-staff - Monday 9 January, 2012

Obama loses second Chief of Staff within 12 months

Bill Daley, the Irish-American former commerce secretary, quits after just 355 days as Barack Obama’s right-hand man.

# chief-of-staff - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Obama to name Irish-American as new Chief of Staff

William Daley – the brother of retiring Chicago mayor Richard – will succeed Rahm Emanuel, who himself is running in Chicago.

# chief-of-staff - Friday 1 October, 2010

RAHM EMANUEL has formally stepped down as White House chief of staff, being replaced by Pete Rouse – a shrewd political navigator known in Washington as the “101st senator”. Announcing the retirement – and hinting at Emanuel’s inevitable run for Mayor of ChicagoBarack Obama said his administration “could not have accomplished what we accomplished without Rahm’s leadership”.