Ewire: Kelly reins in Pruitt on DOJ slot

March 16, 2018
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly appears to be reining in efforts by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to succeed Attorney General Jeff Sessions if the latter leaves the Department of Justice (DOJ). The Washington Post reports that Kelly called Pruitt March 14 “and told him the president was happy with his performance at EPA and that he did not need to worry about the Justice Department, according to two people familiar with the conversation." The Post...

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