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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Preparing To Leave White House, Deputy Raj Shah To Follow: CBS


Sarah Huckabee Sanders Preparing To Leave White House, Deputy Raj Shah To Follow: CBS

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and her top deputy Raj Shah are both preparing to leave their jobs, CBS News reported Wednesday.

Sources told CBS News that Sanders plans to leave the Trump administration by the end of the year.

Deputy press secretary Shah is also reportedly preparing for a White House exit, but has not yet decided on a departure date.

CBS News notes:

Several other lower-level positions in the communications department left vacant in recent weeks are likely to remain unfilled, with more departures expected in the coming weeks, according to a former official.

Numerous staffers have left the White House over the last several months, some voluntarily and others having been forced out. Those departures include Hicks; Jared Kushner’s top communications aide, Josh Raffel; homeland security adviser Tom Bossert; National Security Council spokesman Michael Anton; Trump personal aide John McEntee; director of White House message strategy Cliff Simms; communications aide Steven Cheung; congressional communications director Kaelan Dorr; assistant press secretary Natalie Strom; and deputy director of media affairs Tyler Ross.

Sanders responded to the CBS News report, tweeting: “Does @CBSNews know something I don’t about my plans and my future? I was at my daughter’s year-end Kindergarten event and they ran a story about my “plans to leave the WH” without even talking to me. I love my job and am honored to work for @POTUS.”

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