Trump appoints Reince Priebus as Chief of Staff

NEW YORK, NY (WSPA) – President-elect Donald Trump has announced that Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus will serve as White House Chief of Staff.

Trump also announced that Trump for President CEO Stephen K. Bannon will serve as Cheif Strategist and Senior Counselor to the President.

Bannon and Priebus worked together during the campaign.

“I am thrilled to have my very successful team continue with me in leading our country,” said President-elect Trump. “Steve and Reince are highly qualified leaders who worked well together on our campaign and led us to a historic victory. Now I will have them both with me in the White House as we work to make America great again.”

“I want to thank President-elect Trump for the opportunity to work with Reince in driving the agenda of the Trump Administration,” Bannon said. “We had a very successful partnership on the campaign, one that led to victory. We will have that same partnership in working to help President-elect Trump achieve his agenda.”

“It is truly an honor to join President-elect Trump in the White House as his Chief of Staff,” Priebus said. “I am very grateful to the President-elect for this opportunity to serve him and this nation as we work to create an economy that works for everyone, secure our borders, repeal and replace Obamacare and destroy radical Islamic terrorism. He will be a great President for all Americans.”

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