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"Good afternoon. Rob archer? Our top story at three thirty White House chief of staff John Kelly is leaving his post President Trump made the announcement as you let the White House for the army navy game in Philadelphia. Leaving. Retiring by the great guy. John Kelly will be leaving. John. I'll be announcing that over the next day or Kelly's long been rumored to be on his way out his decision in tumultuous seventeen Montana in which he tried but largely failed to bring a Marine Corps style ordered the White House Kelly succeeded rights previous resigned in July of twenty seventeen. Julia Manchester is a reporter for the hill. And she says the relationship between President Trump and his staff is like a bad marriage hearing that John Kelly and the president aren't on speaking terms at all at this point. We heard reports that John Kelly wasn't his office early yesterday morning. And he usually is at his office normally by seven ish in the morning every day. He wasn't there. A couple of meetings at Kelly previously had scheduled were cancelled. So that was raising quite a bit of eyebrows. Manchester says the Trump and Kelly have had arguments over homeland security's cures to Nelson who was Kelly's former chief of staff, and there was the shouting match between Kelly and John Bolton that spilled into the hallways of the White House. President Trump wants weeded that the reason former President Obama couldn't get his agenda pass was that he had three chiefs of staff and less than three years now, President Trump will appoint his third chief of staff and less than two years office. Apparently wants Nick Ayers, vice President Mike Pence chief of staff to take the job CBS news, political consultant, Leonard Steinhorn, says this comes as no surprise caters is known as a hard charging political which makes a lot of sense, given the midterm shellacking the president took and his need to rebuild some political capital in advance of his reelection campaign. Mayors apparently has the backing of Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, the president's daughter and son-in-law and senior advisors. President Trump also had something to say about the sentencing memo's filed and the federal cases against Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen.."