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OffbeatTrump met with Chris Christie to discuss chief of staff job

05:05  14 december  2018
05:05  14 december  2018 Source:   washingtonexaminer.com

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Chris Christie and President Trump had a face-to-face meeting in Washington on Thursday to discuss the possibility of Christie replacing John Kelly as White House chief of staff , a report said. Trump called Christie a “top contender” for the role, a source told Axios.

President Trump on Thursday met with former Republican Gov. Chris Christie (N.J.) amid his search for the next White House chief of staff , according to an Axios report. A source told Axios that the president is considering Christie because he’s “tough” and “politically-savvy.”

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Chris Christie is a top contender for the White House chief of staff job, according to a new report.

President Trump met with the former New Jersey governor Thursday as he weighs who will replace John Kelly, Axios reported.

“He’s tough; he’s an attorney; he’s politically-savvy, and one of Trump’s early supporters,” a source familiar with Trump’s thinking told the news outlet.

Trump told reporters Thursday he had five people he was considering for Kelly’s replacement. Kelly is expected to depart at the end of the year after 18 months in the role.

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Chris Christie had a face-to-face meeting with President Donald Trump on Thursday as Trump narrows his search for the next White House chief of staff It was the second time in as many weeks that Christie ’s name was on Trump ’s shortlist for a top administration job . Last month, Christie was

President Donald Trump on Thursday met with former New Jersey governor Chris Christie and considered him a top contender for the job of White House chief of staff , a position some advisers urged him to give to senior aide Jared Kushner, sources said.

The Huffington Post reported the president’s son-in-law and White House adviser Jared Kushner was also in the running. Other news outlets reported that Kushner is not under consideration.

Christie and Kushner have had a fraught relationship. Christie, who was previously U.S. attorney for New Jersey, sent Kushner’s father, Charles, to federal prison in 2005 for tax evasion, witness tampering, and making illegal campaign donations.

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