A senior State Department official stated, “There is just not any attempt here to dis the President. People are not quitting and running away in disgust. This is the White House cleaning house.”
Patrick Kennedy, who served for nine years as the undersecretary for management, Assistant Secretaries for Administration and Consular Affairs Joyce Anne Barr and Michele Bond, and Ambassador Gentry Smith, director of the Office for Foreign Missions, were sent letters by the White House that their service was no longer required.
Top US diplomats leave State Department https://t.co/Aw21WsT088
— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) January 27, 2017
JUST IN: The Trump administration has asked 4 top State Department management officials to leave, officials say https://t.co/PUnyJnWJB1
— CNN (@CNN) January 26, 2017
— Mediaite (@Mediaite) January 26, 2017
— The Hill (@thehill) January 26, 2017
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