Hope Hicks Officially Named White House Communications Director

Hope Hicks to become Trump's third White House communications director: report

The position has been vacant several times during Trump's first seven-and-a-half months in office, and was most recently held on a full-time basis by Anthony Scaramucci, who only lasted 11 days.

Hicks has been a constant presence with President Trump since he announced his campaign in June 2015.

It appears the feeling is mutual. Lewandowski, according to GQ, simply replied, "You made a big fucking mistake; you're fucking dead to me".

Her relationship with the Trump family began while she was an employee of Hiltzik Strategies, a NY public relations firm, where she worked on projects for Ivanka Trump, the President's eldest daughter.

In May she was mocked on social media after issuing a rare statement in response to a Washington Post article that suggested Mr Trump belittles his staff in private.

That work grew into a close relationship with the businessman-turned-politician, making Hicks one of the few White House aides who has avoided the infighting that has largely defined Trump's presidency.

Here's how Vogue note that Hicks "joined" the campaign. But despite the ostensibly temporary nature of her initial appointment, no active search for another communications director had been conducted as of late August. Hicks is a 2010 graduate of Southern Methodist University, where she majored in English and played club lacrosse.

'He doesn't just put milquetoast women around him, he puts strong, very outspoken women in very powerful positions and in the first time in history we also have a female communications director, ' Huckabee Sanders said pointing to Hicks. She's also among the highest-paid employees of Trump's White House.

Related News:

  • Trump's Mar-a-Lago Ordered to Evacuate

    Trump's Mar-a-Lago Ordered to Evacuate

    Irma wreckage, in or around it, will likely devalue the property, which already cut its asking price by 40 percent this summer. Others familiar with the storm's effects at Mar-a-Lago, including Trump employees, remember it differently.
    Taysom Hill, Jordan Tripp among suprise cuts as Packers finalize roster

    Taysom Hill, Jordan Tripp among suprise cuts as Packers finalize roster

    He was considered a candidate to make the active roster but was cut in favor of undrafted free agent Hardy Nickerson Jr. The veteran agreed to a one-year deal earlier in the week, though the team has not officially announced the signing.
    32 volunteers come from Western Pa., more coming — Red Cross

    32 volunteers come from Western Pa., more coming — Red Cross

    According to McGovern, there are 32,000 people living in 230 shelters across the state and that number is expected to rise. These gifts enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disasters big and small.
  • House Approves Harvey Relief Bill Among Debt Ceiling Controversy

    House Approves Harvey Relief Bill Among Debt Ceiling Controversy

    The disaster aid package now includes over $15 billion instead of the nearly $8 billion approved by the House on Wednesday. The bill also includes a debt ceiling extension to keep the government running until early December.
    Amazon Intends To Spend $5 Billion In Second HQ In The US

    Amazon Intends To Spend $5 Billion In Second HQ In The US

    Louis meant keeping 3,100 jobs, for comparison. "We can pull these things off and we have a lot of room to grow", Lewis said. With more than 380,000 employees worldwide, Amazon is the "Most Innovative Company" on the Fast Company's 2017 list.

    Arsene Wenger compares Kylian Mbappe to Pele after forward completes PSG move

    Both clubs were fined 60 million euros by UEFA in 2014 and subjected to reduced squad sizes in European competition. So, the costs will be covered over five years and not four, it appears.
  • Japan, S.Korea push Putin over Pyongyang sanctions

    Japan, S.Korea push Putin over Pyongyang sanctions

    There was no chance the xenon "will have an impact on South Korea's territory or population", the agency said, per Reuters . Security Council, as well as North Korea's main trading partner and source of food and fuel aid.
    Losing Lalu out of question, says Rahul Gandhi; Bihar Congress lawmakers bemused

    Losing Lalu out of question, says Rahul Gandhi; Bihar Congress lawmakers bemused

    The sources added that the Congress might initiate some changes in the party soon, though no official confirmation was available. A Congress worker can not approve of this because what Nitish did is not only opportunism but also a compromise with ideology.
    No-fly rules finalised, has minimum 2-year ban

    No-fly rules finalised, has minimum 2-year ban

    Appeals against a ban will be heard by an Appellate Committee that will be formed by the civil aviation ministry. The ban on flying would be based on specific rules and not on the personal opinions of the airlines staff.
  • Magellan Midstream Partners LP

    Magellan Midstream Partners LP

    The pipeline company reported $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.07. As of the end of the quarter Hite Hedge Asset Management LLC had sold a total of 193,420 shares trimming its holdings by 29.1%.
    Vettel salvages third at Monza despite damage

    Vettel salvages third at Monza despite damage

    It was an important day; something did not come together. "We have a good auto so we don't need to be afraid". Hamilton's teammate Vallteri Bottas finished second to give Mercedes a satisfying one-two victory.
    Hummels header helps Germans handle Czechs

    Hummels header helps Germans handle Czechs

    Both teams are in the fight for a spot in the 2018 FIFA World Cup out of Group C and should have a contested clash for the three points from the game.


Most liked

Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Package
Inside, the interior is swaddled in leather rather than Alcantara, lending a more classic appeal and comfortable personality. Inside, the Touring Package is less bare bones than the 911R, which was devoid of a radio and air conditioning.

Harvey aid, debt on returning Congress' daunting to-do list
Barring unexpected setbacks, the aid measure is expected to be sent to the White House by the end of the week. There was little doubt that the bill, which provides $15.3 billion in recovery assistance, would pass.

Arsenal destroy struggling Bournemouth 3-0 at Emirates
The England worldwide also set up the other for Alexandre Lacazette , proving a handful for Bournemouth's defenders throughout. But asked whether the midfielder could be back for the Thursday's encounter against Cologne, Wenger said: "I don't know yet".

Vaea Fifita Scores Stunning Try As All Blacks Overcome Argentina
Los Pumas coach Daniel Hourcade rated it his side's best performance of the year after back-to-back losses against South Africa. It was a Test the All Blacks were never expected to lose and they won the try count six to one.

Hurricane Irma Devastated Richard Branson's Private Island, But He's Safe
We took shelter from the strongest hurricane ever inside the concrete cellar on Necker and very, very fortunately it held firm. According to Branson, those who remained on Necker Island spent the nights before the storm in summer-camp-style bunk beds.

Questioning Foreignness Is Like Being In La La Land, Says Raghuram Rajan
The BBB has "not so clearly distinguished in terms of distance from government and to some extent needs perhaps more work to strengthen its autonomy and independence", he said.

Jacksonville among 32 USA cities to bid for 2026 World Cup
Stadiums are required to have at least 40,000 seats for group-stage matches and at least 80,000 for the opening game and final. But there are also less likely venues: Birmingham, Ala.; Pittsburgh; Salt Lake City, and Regina, Saskatchewan.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Fiscal Q3 Beats Views Amid Restructuring
Next Financial Group, Inc now controls 3,235 shares with a value of $54,000,000. 23,048 are held by Nordea Invest. James Investment Research Inc. boosted its stake in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 8.8% during the 1st quarter.

Police officer who aggressively arrested nurse for doing her job is fired
How did the university police and security respond? Suddenly, Payne snaps and tries to grab the phone off Wubbles. The paramedic that arrested Wubbard was sacked from his position Wednesday.

Exclusive new SEAT Leon Cupra R launches
Speaking of the new Leon Cupra R, it's a dialed-up version of the already mental Leon Cupra 300. As a result, the manual Cupra R is officially SEAT's most powerful auto ever.

Taylor Swift Was a Picture-Perfect Bridesmaid in BFF Abigail Anderson's Wedding
Taylor and Abigail have been best friends since high school and she is even name-checked in the lyrics for the song " Fifteen ". Abigail looked lovely in an off-white and light pink gown which featured a sweetheart neckline and a flared out tulle skirt.

Unexploded WW-II bomb found in Frankfurt, 65000 residents evacuated
The country was pummeled by 1.5 million tons of bombs from British and American warplanes that killed 600,000 people. Frankfurters can spend the day at shelters set up at the trade fair and the Jahrhunderthalle convention center.

Houston Texans Star JJ Watt Raising Millions For Harvey Relief
The McNair family, which owns the Texans, will donate an amount equal to the amount that would have been made from ticket sales. The team feels it is imperative to get back home to help the Houston community recover from devastation of Hurricane Harvey.

Modi to raise terror issue at BRICS meet
But BRICS has enough variety and diffusion of power to check China's ambitions of painting the world in monochrome red. Mr Modi leaves for Xiamen on Sunday to attend the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (Brics) summit on September 4.

Kenyan court throws out president's win, calls for new vote
Some forms lacked serial numbers or water marks or were not signed by election agents or lacked the electoral commission stamp. Odinga alleged that the electoral management system was hacked and manipulated to inflate results in favor of Uhuru.