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Politics Hicks Named White House Communications Director

17:11  12 september  2017
17:11  12 september  2017 Source:   nbcnews.com

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Hope Hicks , who was named interim White House communications director in August, will now hold the job on a permanent basis, a White House spokesperson told CNN Tuesday.

Hope Hicks , the White House communications director , on Monday during a White House memorial for the 9/11 attacks.CreditDoug Mills/The New York Times.

Image: President Trump Swears In Senior Staff At White House © Hope Hicks arrives at a swearing-in ceremony of White House senior staff in the East Room of the Whi... Image: President Trump Swears In Senior Staff At White House

WASHINGTON — Hope Hicks, the longtime aide to President Donald Trump who'd been serving as the interim White House communications director, will now lead the communications team on a permanent basis.

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told NBC News of the move Tuesday.

Hicks becomes the third full-time communications director, officially replacing Anthony Scaramucci, who was fired in July, just 10 days into the job.

Hicks has been with Trump since the former real estate mogul launched his presidential campaign in June 2015.

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She's been serving as interim director since Anthony Scaramucci was fired from the job in July. Hope Hicks , who was serving as interim communications director at the White House , has been named to the position on a permanent basis.

Hope Hicks , a longtime aide to President Donald Trump, has been named the White House ’s permanent communications director , Bloomberg first reported Tuesday. Multiple outlets later confirmed the move with the White House .

Before being tapped as the interim White House communications director last month, Hicks served as Trump's director of strategic communications.

Trump has already seen a number of high-profile staff shakeups, just eight months into his administration.

White House chief of staff Reince Priebus left at the end of July — the same month press secretary Sean Spicer exited after Scaramucci's appointment.

Trump's first communications director, Mike Dubke, announced his resignation in May.

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