Former White House chief of staff John Kelly reportedly once said that getting fired would be the “best day I’ve had since I walked into this place.”
“This is the worst job I’ve ever had,” Kelly said to former West Wing communications aide Cliff Sims, as reported by The Washington Post. “People apparently think that I care when they write that I might be fired. If that ever happened, it would be the best day I’ve had since I walked into this place.”
Kelly departed his role as chief of staff at the beginning of the year after serving in the position for about 17 months. The New York Times reported in December, citing unnamed former officials, that Kelly repeatedly told aides that Trump was not up for the task of being president.
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