Trump says White House counsel Donald McGahn will leave his job in the fall


#TIA – If there’s anyone out there who didn’t know lawyer Don McGahn’s days in the White House were numbered, it turns out they are

“White House counsel Donald McGahn, who has led the Trump administration’s efforts to reshape the judiciary while confronting turmoil in the West Wing surrounding the ongoing special counsel probe, will leave his post in the coming weeks, President Trump announced Wednesday.

The exit of McGahn — a low-key, 50-year-old lawyer who has been at Trump’s side since the early days of the 2016 presidential campaign — comes at a fragile moment inside the White House amid escalating tensions between the president and the Department of Justice in recent weeks.”

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