Mar 29, 2018, 5:07 PM ET

A list of officials who have left the Trump administration

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Donald Trump's campaign had its fair share of staff shake-ups before the election and that continued into his administration.

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Now more than a year into the Trump administration, over a dozen notable members of both the White House and the administration at large have left their posts.

Here are the departures of White House staffers and other administration officials, starting with the most recent:

David Shulkin

PHOTO: Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin appears before the House Appropriations Subcommittee, March 15, 2018, in Washington, D.C.Mark Wilson/Getty Images
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin appears before the House Appropriations Subcommittee, March 15, 2018, in Washington, D.C.

Role: Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Officially started: Feb. 14, 2017

Left: March 28, 2018

408 days in his tenure

A lone holdover from the Obama administration, Shulkin has butted heads with Trump over issues of veterans' care, but it was an internal investigation alleging ethics violations and a misuse of taxpayer dollars that helped seal Shulkin's fate.

Trump announced Shulkin's departure via tweet, after declaring that Adm. Ronny L. Jackson, who has been serving as the president's physician, will be replacing him to head the agency.

The day after reports of his departure, Shulkin penned an op-ed in The New York Times criticizing the “toxic, chaotic, disrespectful and subversive” environment in Washington that he says prevented him from accomplishing work veterans need and deserve.

He wrote that his character had been attacked by politically motivated people “who wanted me out of the way.”

H.R. McMaster

PHOTO: National security adviser H.R. McMaster listens during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, July 31, 2017. Evan Vucci/AP, FILE
National security adviser H.R. McMaster listens during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, July 31, 2017.

Role: National Security Adviser

Officially started: Feb. 20, 2017

Left: His resignation was announced on March 22, 2018, and will become effective on April 9, 2018

413 days in his tenure

The White House confirmed that Gen. H.R. McMaster’s departure from the administration was mutually agreed upon.

McMaster's departure in early 2018 had been planned and expected, especially as Trump re-tools his team ahead of historic talks with North Korea, sources with direct knowledge told ABC News.

He was seen as adding a steady and intellectual voice to Trump’s security team, but the president chafed at his style and disposition in Oval Office briefings, the sources said. He also clashed with former Trump adviser Steve Bannon and other top military brass, including Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.

He is being replaced by John Bolton, who served as one of former President George Bush's ambassadors to the United Nations.

Rex Tillerson

PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits Mexico, Feb. 2, 2018.Carlos Tischler/REX/Shutterstock
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits Mexico, Feb. 2, 2018.

Role: secretary of state

Officially started: Feb. 1, 2017

Left: March 13, 2018 (though remaining during the transition, the White House said)

406 days in his tenure

Rex Tillerson became the second agency secretary to leave Trump's Cabinet after the president announced he was being replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo.

Tillerson and Trump have had tumultuous points in their relationship in the past. One public dispute came in October amid reports that Tillerson called the president a "moron."

"We got along quite well but we disagreed on things," Trump told reporters shortly after tweeting his decision to replace Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, noting how he and Tillerson "felt a bit differently" on the Iran nuclear weapons deal.

John McEntee

PHOTO: John McEntee walks to Marine One to accompany President Trump from the White House in Washington, DC for a trip to Mar-a-Lago, Fla., Feb. 16, 2018.REX/Shutterstock
John McEntee walks to Marine One to accompany President Trump from the White House in Washington, DC for a trip to Mar-a-Lago, Fla., Feb. 16, 2018.

Role: personal aide

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: March 12, 2018

417 days in his tenure

John McEntee was escorted out of the White House March 12, 2018, sources told ABC News. There were issues with his background clearance, according to the sources.

The review of White House staffers security clearance was ordered by the White House Chief of Staff John Kelly after staff secretary Rob Porter's departure. That list, a source told ABC News, followed standard procedures that included such options as considering whether the individual should be relieved of duty or reassigned to another administration post.

McEntee is the latest original Trump campaign aide to depart the White House.

Gary Cohn

PHOTO: Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn listens during a meeting between President Donald Trump and congressional members in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Feb. 13, 2018 in Washington.Alex Wong/Getty Images
Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn listens during a meeting between President Donald Trump and congressional members in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Feb. 13, 2018 in Washington.

Role: Director of the National Economic Council and the chief economic adviser to the president

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: His resignation was announced on March 6, 2018, and his last day was on March 8, 2018

411 days in his tenure

Cohn announced his resignation amid reported ongoing debate inside the White House about the taxes Trump proposed on aluminum and steel imports. Cohn was believed to be against the tariffs.

Trump issued a statement confirming the departure, calling Cohn “a rare talent” who “did a superb job in driving our agenda, helping to deliver historic tax cuts and reforms and unleashing the American economy once again.”

Cohn did not explicitly say why he was leaving, saying in a statement that it was “an honor to serve my country” and thanking Trump “for giving me this opportunity.”

Hope Hicks

PHOTO: White House Communications Director Hope Hicks, one of President Trumps closest aides and advisers, arrives to meet behind closed doors with the House Intelligence Committee, at the Capitol in Washington, Feb. 27, 2018.J. Scott Applewhite/AP
White House Communications Director Hope Hicks, one of President Trump's closest aides and advisers, arrives to meet behind closed doors with the House Intelligence Committee, at the Capitol in Washington, Feb. 27, 2018.

Role: Her most senior title was communications director

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: Her resignation was announced on Feb. 28, 2018, and her last day was March 29, 2018

405 days in her tenure

Hicks was Trump's longest-serving aide when she announced that she will resign her post in the coming weeks.

Her announcement came the day after she was interviewed by the House Intelligence Committee during which she said she had occasionally told white lies on Trump's behalf, according to a source familiar with the interview. That said, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said that her decision to resign was not related to the interview, saying that it's "something she's been thinking about for a while."

After the news broke, Trump said he "will miss having her by my side."

"Hope is outstanding and has done great work for the last three years. She is as smart and thoughtful as they come, a truly great person," the president said in a statement provided to the media by Sanders.

Rob Porter

PHOTO: White House staff secretary Rob Porter looks on after President Donald Trump signed a proclamation in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C., Sept. 1, 2017.Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images
White House staff secretary Rob Porter looks on after President Donald Trump signed a proclamation in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C., Sept. 1, 2017.

Role: White House staff secretary

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: Feb. 7, 2018

384 days in his tenure

Porter resigned amid multiple allegations of domestic violence from two ex-wives. Porter has denied the accusations.

While senior White House staff were aware for months of the domestic abuse allegations by Porter’s ex-wives, they were not aware of the full extent of those allegations, senior administration officials told ABC News.

Even as news of the scandal broke, White House officials initially defended Porter, with chief of staff John Kelly calling him a “man of true integrity and honor.”

Deputy press secretary Raj Shah said Trump did not know that Porter was operating under a temporary clearance during his time at the White House and said the president was "saddened" by the news and for all the individuals involved.

Omarosa Manigault-Newman

PHOTO: Director of Communications for the White House Public Liaison Office Omarosa Manigault listens during the daily press briefing at the White House, Oct. 27, 2017.Drew Angerer/Getty Images FILE
Director of Communications for the White House Public Liaison Office Omarosa Manigault listens during the daily press briefing at the White House, Oct. 27, 2017.

Role: Director of communications for the Office of Public Liaison

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: She resigned on Dec. 13, 2017, but remained a White House employee until Jan. 20, 2018.

366 days in her tenure

She was fired three times from various seasons of "The Apprentice," but former reality star and Trump confidante Manigault-Newman said that she resigned, denying reports that she was fired and had to be removed from the White House.

A White House official said in a statement on Dec. 13, 2017, that Manigault-Newman resigned “to pursue other opportunities.”

Manigault-Newman spoke about her departure on "Good Morning America" the next day, saying that she and Kelly "had a very straightforward discussion of concerns that I had, issues that I raised and, as a result, I resigned."

Manigault-Newman, 43, stayed on until Jan. 20, 2018.

She was in charge of outreach to the leaders of HBCUs (historically black colleges and universities) and also oversaw the president’s visit to the Smithsonian’s African American Museum in Washington, D.C. But Manigault's day-to-day duties could not be pinpointed and, according to Politico, she used the White House as a backdrop for her 39-person bridal party to take wedding photos.

Dina Powell

PHOTO: Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategy Dina Powell arrives prior to President Donald Trump and Singapores Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong making joint statements in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., Oct. 23, 2017.Ron Sachs/picture-alliance/dpa via AP, FILE
Deputy National Security Adviser for Strategy Dina Powell arrives prior to President Donald Trump and Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong making joint statements in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., Oct. 23, 2017.

Role: Deputy national security adviser

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: Her departure was announced on Dec. 8, 2017, but she continued to serve in the White House until Jan. 12, 2018, according to Bloomberg.

358 days in her tenure

The announcement of her departure came on Dec. 8, 2017, and her final day of work in the administration was not been publicly released.

Powell has been a key player in the administration's Middle East policy, with senior adviser Jared Kushner releasing a statement saying that she "has been a valued member of the Israeli-Palestinian peace team."

White House press secretary Sanders released a statement saying Powell has been "a key, trusted adviser" and "has always planned to serve one year before returning home to New York, where she will continue to support the president's agenda and work on Middle East policy."

The kind words didn't end there, as national security adviser H.R. McMaster also released a statement asserting that "she is one of the most talented and effective leaders with whom I have ever served."

The Associated Press reported in mid-February that Powell is going to teach seminars and study groups as a non-resident senior fellow at Harvard University. And on Feb. 27, CNBC reported that a Goldman Sachs memo said that she would be returning to the bank.

Tom Price

PHOTO: Tom Price speaks before testifying to the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on his nomination to be Health and Human Services secretary in Washington, Jan. 18, 2017.Joshua Roberts/Reuters
Tom Price speaks before testifying to the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on his nomination to be Health and Human Services secretary in Washington, Jan. 18, 2017.

Role: Secretary of Health and Human Services

Officially started: Feb. 10, 2017

Left: Sept. 29, 2017

232 days in his tenure

Price resigned in the midst of a controversy over his use of private jets for government travel. The former congressman and orthopedic surgeon took as many as 26 chartered planes during his short tenure a spent an estimated $1 million of taxpayer money on both the domestic trips and military flights to Africa, Asia and Europe.

"I have spent forty years both as a doctor and public servant putting people first," wrote Price to Trump in his resignation letter. "I regret that the recent events have created a distraction from these important objectives."

The HHS Office of Inspector General launched an investigation into the matter a week prior to the resignation. He was the first Cabinet member to leave his post.

Sebastian Gorka

PHOTO: White House terrorism advisor Sebastian Gorka, speaks at the The Republican National Lawyers Association 2017 National Policy Conference, May 5, 2017 in Washington.Mark Wilson/Getty Images
White House terrorism advisor Sebastian Gorka, speaks at the The Republican National Lawyers Association 2017 National Policy Conference, May 5, 2017 in Washington.

Role: Deputy assistant to the president

Hired: Jan. 30, 2017

Left: Aug. 25, 2017

208 days in his tenure

Gorka was a deputy adviser focused on national security and counterterrorism who had worked as a paid policy consultant for Trump's campaign.

Web magazine The Federalist obtained and posted what it says is Gorka's resignation letter. "[G]iven recent events, it is clear to me that forces that do not support the MAGA promise are -- for now -- ascendant within the White House," the Federalist quotes Gorka as saying. "As a result, the best and most effective way I can support you, Mr. President, is from outside the People’s House."

The White House, however, disputed the claim that Gorka had tendered his resignation. A White House official told ABC News, "I can confirm he no longer works at the White House."

What he's doing now: Gorka will return to Breitbart News.

Steve Bannon

PHOTO: White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon waits for the arrival of President Donald Trump for a meeting at the White House, Jan. 31, 2017.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon waits for the arrival of President Donald Trump for a meeting at the White House, Jan. 31, 2017.

Role: Chief strategist and senior counselor

Hired: Nov. 13, 2016

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: Aug. 18, 2017

211 days in his tenure

After working as the CEO of the Trump campaign since August 2016, Bannon was appointed to a role in the White House. Trump's announcement that Bannon would be his chief strategist was met with backlash. Critics opposed Bannon's purported nationalist views and former position as executive chairman of the website Breitbart News, which published articles that promoted the so-called alt-right movement. Bannon's firing came as a result of Trump's increasing frustration with Bannon, according to one senior White House official. A source close to Bannon told ABC News that he resigned with an effective date of Aug. 14.

What he's doing now: Bannon has returned to Breitbart News.

Anthony Scaramucci

PHOTO: White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci speaks during a press briefing at the White House, July 21, 2017. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images
White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci speaks during a press briefing at the White House, July 21, 2017.

Role: White House communications director

Hired: July 21, 2017

Officially started: July 26, 2017

Left: July 31, 2017

6 days in his tenure

Scaramucci didn't officially start in his position until July 26, so he was on the job for only six days. When his role was announced, however, he took questions from White House reporters during a press briefing.

Almost a week after he was hired, The New Yorker's Ryan Lizza published a detailed account of an expletive-ridden phone conversation he had with Scaramucci. Scaramucci was pushed to resign the Monday after the article's publication.

"Mr. Scaramucci felt it was best to give chief of staff John Kelly a clean slate and the ability to build his own team," White House press secretary Sanders said in a statement.

"The president certainly felt that Anthony's comments were inappropriate for a person in that position, and he didn't want to burden Gen. Kelly," Sanders told said at a press briefing the day Scaramucci resigned.

What he's doing now: Having sold his stake in the hedge fund SkyBridge Capital to join the White House, Scaramucci has turned to doing media appearances. His first televised interview since leaving the White House was with ABC News.

Reince Priebus

PHOTO: Reince Priebus participates in a discussion on March 4, 2016, in National Harbor, Md. Alex Wong/Getty Images
Reince Priebus participates in a discussion on March 4, 2016, in National Harbor, Md.

Role: White House chief of staff

Hired: Nov. 13, 2016

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: July 28, 2017

190 days in his tenure

Trump announced on Twitter that he was replacing Priebus as his right-hand man with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly. According to senior White House officials, Trump told Priebus he wanted to make a change two weeks before he was fired.

What he's doing now: Despite being out of the White House, Priebus told Fox News he's going to be "Team Trump all the time."

"I'll always be out there trying to help the president, advance his goals, support him as a friend too," Priebus said.

Sean Spicer

PHOTO: White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks to members of the media at the White House, July 17, 2017. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP
White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks to members of the media at the White House, July 17, 2017.

Role: White House press secretary

Hired: Dec. 22, 2016

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: July 21, 2017

183 days in his tenure

Spicer officially took on the role the day Trump was sworn in as president. But Spicer was named incoming press secretary on Dec. 22, 2016, during the presidential transition. A few hours after Anthony Scaramucci was brought on the team as communications director, Spicer resigned. Spicer told ABC News that he felt "relieved" and that "organizationally" the White House communications team needed a "fresh start." Though he's no longer the press secretary, Spicer is still assisting the communications office.

What he's doing now: After he resigned, Spicer declined to comment on his next steps or formal plans to ABC News, saying only that he would be spending a lot of time with his family. There were rumors that Spicer would join "Dancing With the Stars" or "Saturday Night Live," on which he was famously parodied by Melissa McCarthy.

Mike Dubke

PHOTO: Mike Dubke, White House communications director, listens a during a press conference, April 20, 2017. The Washington Post via Getty Images
Mike Dubke, White House communications director, listens a during a press conference, April 20, 2017.

Role: White House communications director

Hired: March 6, 2017

Left: May 18, 2017

74 days in his tenure

According to Axios, Dubke left on good terms, but during his time in the White House he didn't gel with those who had been with Trump since the campaign. After he resigned, Dubke offered to stay on until the end of Trump's first foreign trip and "until a transition is concluded," then–chief of staff Priebus said. Dubke's last day was June 2, 2017.

What he's doing now: Dubke has returned to his work at the strategic communications and public affairs firm he co-founded, Black Rock Group.

James Comey

PHOTO: Former FBI director James Comey speaks on Capitol Hill,June 8, 2017.Andrew Harnik/AP
Former FBI director James Comey speaks on Capitol Hill,June 8, 2017.

Role: FBI director

Hired: June 21, 2013

Officially started: Sept. 4, 2013

Left: May 9, 2017

1,344 days in his tenure

Comey was dismissed by Trump, who the White House originally said was acting on the counsel of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, after they criticized Comey's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails. Trump later portrayed the decision as his alone and said that he was thinking about the FBI's Russian election interference probe when he resolved to fire Comey.

What he's doing now: Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8, when he detailed his interactions with Trump before his firing. In early August, Flatiron Books announced a deal to publish a book by Comey in the spring of 2018.

Mike Flynn

PHOTO: Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn sits in the East Room of the White House, Feb. 10, 2017.AP
Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn sits in the East Room of the White House, Feb. 10, 2017.

Role in the Trump administration: National security adviser

Hired: Nov. 18, 2016

Officially started: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: Feb. 13, 2017

25 days in his tenure

Flynn, who spent much of 2016 on the campaign trail supporting Trump at rallies and events, was rewarded with the national security adviser position shortly after the election. He lasted just over three weeks before being forced to resign after it was revealed that he misled Vice President Mike Pence about the nature of multiple meetings with Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak before Trump's inauguration.

What he's doing now: Flynn and his business ties to Turkey have been part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible connections to the Trump campaign.

Sally Yates

PHOTO: Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates testifies about potential Russian interference in the presidential election before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, May 8, 2017.Aaron P. Bernstein/Reuters
Former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates testifies about potential Russian interference in the presidential election before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill, May 8, 2017.

Role: Acting attorney general

Promoted: Jan. 20, 2017

Left: Jan. 30, 2017

11 days in her tenure

After nearly three decades in a career with the Department of Justice, Yates took the reins of the department with the resignation of Barack Obama's Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Yates was fired for instructing DOJ lawyers not to defend Trump's Jan. 27 executive order barring immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries.

"For as long as I am the acting attorney general, the Department of Justice will not present arguments in defense of the executive order, unless and until I become convinced that it is appropriate to do so," Yates wrote in a letter to DOJ lawyers. She was fired hours after sending the letter. In a statement, the White House said Yates "betrayed the Department of Justice."

What she's doing now: Since she left the Department of Justice, Yates has penned two op-eds in The Washington Post and The New York Times that are critical of Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Other notable departures:

  • Steven Goldstein: Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs
  • Josh Raffel: Deputy communications director
  • Rick Dearborn: deputy chief of staff
  • George Sifakis: director, Office of Public Liaison
  • Ezra Cohen-Watnick: senior director for intelligence programs, National Security Council
  • Michael Short: senior press assistant
  • Walter Shaub: director, Office of Government Ethics
  • Vivek Murthy: surgeon general
  • Angella Reid: chief usher, White House
  • Katie Walsh: deputy chief of staff
  • Preet Bharara: U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York

ABC News' John Parkinson, Justin Fishel, Katherine Faulders, John Santucci and Alexander Mallin contributed to this report.

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  • Monehp Aidiv

    WH should be like running a business - not politics. Keep letting the in-efficient go what being in our Capitalist country - a President .needs to do !!!

  • ldness

    Jesus, can't you people keep your site up to date? Where are McMaster and Dowd? You need to update this every few hours.

  • bloggette

    Word is Trump has a hit list of cabinet members and others that he is dissatisfied with who may be on the way out. Trump has made known that he has no tolerance for ethics scandals. Apparently that no tolerance policy does not apply to Jared and golden child Ivanka who have had more than their share of ethics lapses and scandals. Nor does it include himself who leads the pack with numerous conflicts of interest, sexual scandals and ethically challenged behavior and language.

  • jessenia Tirado

    Does the White House have a revolving door. Or when you come in. A loud speaker annonces. YOU MIGHT GET FIRED. Lord pray for him. He's running with SATAN

  • MAGreenA

    When will someone get the big hook out and drag him off stage like the Gong show. He won't admit failure and resign like he should do.

  • MAGreenA

    Will someone please tell Trump that leading America is not a reality show like the ridiculous program he had on television. I watched about half of one of his shows and thought it was stupid drama filled idiocy. I guess that's what his administration is though and shouldn't be surprising.

  • NuffAlready

    I can't wait for the White House Reunion Show....like Survivor. Each of them will wear their badge of dishonor, indicating the number of days Survived. Wonder who should emcee it?

  • NuffAlready

    Whoa.....my fingers were tired scrolling through the length of this article. Thatsa lotta staff changes. I'm thinking that Kelly is next to go. Probably soon....since having Jared walked out of the WH without his coat is not going to go over very well with Donald. The Mooch is being prepped for slipping into his spot. Been seeing a awful lot of him suddenly. .

  • Ray

    A list of who is still there would have been much easier to compile.

  • Karolyn Lapka

    trump has shown disrespect to each and every one! Why would anyone want to work for him when he is always stabibing people in the back? He is nothing but ignorant ego unchallenged by the Congress. They are all wimps and are afraid of him. So the nation gets held hostage to this stooge...and we are sending him in to negotiate with another megalomaniac. Where is the outrage ???????

  • WorkingClass

    So much winning....

  • Dr. Gurnicus Blanstonius

    Wow...my finger got cramps just scrolling through all "the best people" that Trump's hired/fired.

    His former campaign mgr may "go to prison for life"...his other campaign mgr said the campaign's actions were "treasonous"... His freakin National Security Advisor turned out to be a foreign agent... He ridicules his AG...

    And on top of all this, he has a porn star suing him... and over a dozen women claiming he was inappropriate with them.

    THIS is what you wanted, America? You rebuffed every former president alive, criticized one that bailed you out of a major recession... to elect this?

  • Michael McGinnis

    A dozen officials? Try *three dozen*

  • Alex Ross

    19 people quit or were fired from the Trump circus. NINETEEN!
    MOST were corrupt.

    He broke all the records. And there is more to come. SAD president.

  • Colinalcarz

    It seems to me Trump is trying to get impeached. He keeps upsetting people in his own party. Why haven’t all the 2nd amendment people demanded his ouster after his comments about denying due process and taking guns? How many more adultery partners will come forward before the evangelicals want him gone? How many more 400 point losses in the Dow must occur before the Wall Street crowd turn their backs? No recriminations! You’re all welcome to join all of us who opposed him from the beginning!

  • MicheleJss

    Well you have to admit, trump has no idea what he is doing or how he got here. Remember when he said if Clinton won the election was rigged? That could have been for two reasons, one he knew he was going to win but if something didn't go as planned, it was because Clinton is the corrupt one. Or he didn't trust the plan. But he won. I mean it's all nice to make business deals but being the POTUS just didn't turn out quite as trump expected. I don't think he thought all these people would get caught. He knows nothing about the Government.

  • SMRT

    What a grand experiment in electing stupidity this administration represents.

  • Red Hawk

    Trump's campaign promise of hiring the best people means what? How well somebody does their job or how clean their nose is, means nothing. This is what happens when we elect a reality bad actor whose catch phrase is "your fired".

  • tatertaut

    The shorter list would be who hasn't left.

  • Millard Farquar

    #SAD

  • David

    Is this like "a work in progress"? I noticed posts from 6 months back to 30 minutes ago. I think that speaks volumes of the dysfunctional WH that is governing our ONCE great nation. MAGA as a slogan is a joke and now a sad commentary of our late great democratic country.

  • labman57

    Trump's only concern regarding the people that he selected to serve in his administration is that they have absolute loyalty to HIM.

    Professional competence, ethical conduct, adherence to constitutional tenets, and addressing the needs of the populace are either secondary or irrelevant.

  • notagain

    Add to that those being investigated, those who've announced they're leaving ( ambassadors, etc. ), those who declined jobs and the hundreds of unfilled positions and you've got a mighty long list. No wonder not much is getting done.

  • Jen Bordon

    Most are trying to salvage what's left of their careers after supporting the Trump crime family.
    Sniveling weasel Reince Priebus stands out as an embarrassing sycophant still trying to worm his way back into power.

  • Joseph Fox

    These folks that are leaving are not as smart as their propaganda machine makes them out to be,.

  • oliwayne

    Lots of people who have jobs in public service are there because they know somebody...not because of merit. I like what General Kelly is doing. He's draining the swamp. In my opinion, anybody who makes it through the ranks of the military are truly public servants and know the expectations. Many of the "swamp things" that are leaving didn't need to be in those positions.

  • Tegbessou Géléhéso

    Trump is like the bad manager at the local burger place. He blames everything on everyone else and turns the cooks and counter people almost daily.... then one day, he's gone and a new manager is hired... and then the cycle starts again...

  • j tennum

    The best people. Yep, these are the best people he could hire. Sigh.

  • Ross Doob

    I understand there are a lot of positions that never got filled in the first place. You would think people would be crawling all over themselves to work for a rich, smart businessman - and they would if there was one in the White House.

  • ceptic

    The Don has plenty of Mafioso yet to choose from.

  • carcar

    They should just put a list of who is still there. Much shorter than the list of who left.

  • Realpshep

    Dennis Rodman is available

  • NoCandy4U

    45*'s "loyalty pledge" works one way.

  • Planet Earth

    wow cant wait to see who wins the apprentice this season. I'm guessing Ivanka will be the last one standing

  • snake

    Unless Trump walks back the tariffs decision Gary Cohn, his economic advisor, will likely be the next to leave followed by McMaster. Both are brilliant men who don't suffer fools gladly and they are weary of dealing with a doddering incoherent geezer who functions at the 10 year old level.

  • Treblig56

    Stop writing lists, just give us a link to the Washington DC phone book...

  • Alex Ross

    The most in a year was 6. The fake president has 18 - going on 19 next week.

  • Prophet With Honor

    There would have been dozens more had he ever made the appointments to hundreds of vacant posts.

  • Jack25

    Worse President ever.

  • helicohunter

    He hasn't even fully staffed his cabinet. With a president this bad, we need functioning Federal agencies, but we obviously aren't going to get that. Is Andrew Wakefield available? A fake doctor to lead HHS would fit in well with this administration.

  • LandoftheFree

    I won't be surprised if Pence ultimately gets fed up with making up excuses for Trumps behavior and quits as well.

  • ruelph

    In nine months, seven White House staff members have been replaced, again, the worst-ever presidency in U.S. history.

  • Giorno

    DNC wasn't hacked. It was an inside job. Proof is in the metadata of W#ikileak files. Mueller is running a political assassination job. Nobody, other than America's most stupid is going to but it! If Mueller pulls any BS, the country will truly come unglued and there will be no where for Mueller to hide!

  • kaymichigan1

    Dang, ten people in nine months. If this had happened during Obama's Presidency, the Republicans would be howling about it and saying how it proved he was incompetent and that his administration was falling apart. But Trump apparently gets a pass on everything. Perfectly normal, nothing to see here...

  • rick moss

    Trump has spent his life using people, taking advantage of them, and stiffing them or firing them in the end. I wonder what he's going to do to his supporters next? He's already repeatedly tried to take their health care away or make it more expensive. Now he's talking about raising taxes on the middle class according to the guy who knows his tax plan better than Trump does. What's next???

    Wouldn't it be better to impeach him BEFORE you Trump supporters find out the hard way?

  • 40words

    What a swamp.

  • labman57

    Remember, Donnie only recruited the brightest and most talented, the most honest and hard-working people available to serve in his administration -- the best ever.

  • inonepeice

    Another day in Trump word. “We're going to win so much. You're going to get tired of winning. you’re going to say, ‘Please Mr. President, I have a headache. Please, don't win so much."

    LOL

  • Hyperion

    If someone told leftists that bigfoot 'hacked' the election, they would all believe it. Or just substitute aliens, doesn't matter. You don't even know what 'hacked' means. Trump is laughing at all of you, and so are the Democrat clowns who made all of this up. Hillary will never be president, but Trump will for at least 4 more years, probably 8 the way the left are making fools of themselves.

  • DOA Joker

    "I only hire the best apprentices." Donald Trump.

  • HonestlyPls

    If this guy worked for any privately held or publicly company he would have been out on his ear about 6 months ago. No business skill, no negotiation skills, no manners and NO CLASS!

  • Sweet Tea

    "Employee turnover is costly to businesses, with the average cost of replacing an employee hovering around 20 percent of that person’s salary. When turnover is high, those costs can skyrocket. However, high turnover is usually an indication that there are problems with the management of the company, including incompetence or a poor leadership style."

    Source cited:
    "WHAT DOES A HIGH TURNOVER RATE SAY ABOUT MANAGEMENT?",
    By Kristen Hamlin, Career Trend

    It really sums up Trump; doesn't it? LMAO!

  • Sweet Tea

    He's averaging a loss of 1 every 24.8 days. That doesn't sound or look like "winning". It's a sinking ship & the entire world knows it!

  • MauiOhana808

    Now if we could get donald to leave that would "Make America Happy Again"!!!!
    Aloha: )

  • THEFred

    Unprecedented, or as Trump would say, "unpresidented."

    We're still waiting to see when Trump will leave the Putin administration.

  • Dicazi

    Add to this list the guy who organized the recent Phoenix rally.
    Turns out the crowd size was just a little smaller than Trump claimed. Just a wee bit smaller. Only a couple of people less.........