Reince Priebus releases statement after resigning as White House Chief of Staff

Reince Priebus quietly resigned as White House Chief of Staff on Thursday. President Trump named Secretary/General John Kelly as his replacement.

Priebus made a statement Friday afternoon that read:

"It has been one of the greatest honors of my life to serve this President and our country. I want to thank the President for giving me this very special opportunity. I will continue to serve as a strong supporter of the President's agenda and policies. I can't think of a better person than General John Kelly to succeed me and I wish him God's blessings and great success."

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