JUST IN: Nick Ayers, the leading candidate to replace John Kelly as President Trump's chief of staff, will not be taking the job, a White House official says https://t.co/CFRKQ9tUox pic.twitter.com/2ZWc4Jjxjq
— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) December 9, 2018
Thank you @realDonaldTrump, @VP, and my great colleagues for the honor to serve our Nation at The White House. I will be departing at the end of the year but will work with the #MAGA team to advance the cause. ?? #Georgia
— Nick Ayers (@nick_ayers) December 9, 2018
“Here’s your rose”
“Oh, hell no”
Leaves Washington altogether.