Donald Trump has lost a record number of officials in his first year. Here are the major departures from the White House and beyond
If you’re having trouble keeping track of all the staffers leaving the Trump White House of late, you could certainly be forgiven. A recent analysis by the Brookings Institution found that Donald Trump’s team has had a record number of departures, with a turnover rate twice as high as that of the Reagan administration.
In the span of a year, a number of key players departed the young Trump administration – and for some, the future is uncertain
If Donald Trump’s first year in the White House played out like reality television, it was due in part to a rotating cast of characters competing for the president’s ear – and his approval.
Few administrations have captured as many headlines for reports of infighting and competing interests. The behind-the-scenes drama spilled into full view last summer, when a series of high-profile aides departed the West Wing with a domino-like effect.