Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of workers, Nick Ayers listens throughout a working lunch with U.S. President Donald Trump, the Vice President and governors in the Roosevelt Room on the White House in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump is speaking to an aide to Vice President Mike Pence about serving as alternative for out-going White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, a White House official stated on Saturday.
The official stated the president and Pence aide Nick Ayers are nonetheless engaged on phrases, saying Trump needs him to do the job for 2 years however Ayers is unable to make that point dedication due to his household.
“The president and Nick are still working on the specific terms of him taking over,” the White House official informed Reuters.
Reporting by Jeff Mason; writing by David Morgan; Editing by Nick Zieminski