President-Elect Trump Names Fmr. Breitbart Exec. Stephen Bannon As Chief Strategist, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus As Chief Of Staff
President-elect Trump announced yesterday in a statement that former Breitbart News Executive Stephen K. Bannon was chosen to serve as Chief Strategist and Senior Counselor to the President. Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus was chosen to serve as Chief of Staff.
Bannon had an active role in the Trump campaign serving as “Trump for President” C.E.O.
“I am thrilled to have my very successful team continue with me in leading our country,” President-elect Trump in a statement. “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.”
Additional cabinet members are expected to be announced soon.