Notable firings and resignations from Trump's White House
U.S. President Donald Trump, centre, speaks as first lady Melania Trump and Vice President Mike Pence listen at the Congressional Picnic on the South Lawn of the White House, on June 22, 2017. (Alex Brandon / AP)
The Associated Press
Published Tuesday, March 13, 2018 12:12PM EDT
Last Updated Wednesday, October 10, 2018 3:30PM EDT
WASHINGTON -- Notable firings and resignations from U.S. President Donald Trump's White House since he took office on Jan. 20, 2017.
Oct. 9: Trump announces UN Ambassador Nikki Haley's resignation, effective at end of the year.
Aug. 29: Trump announces that White House Counsel Don McGahn would leave sometime in the fall.
July 5: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt resigned after a series of controversies related to spending, management decisions and ethical lapses.
June 5: Communications aide Kelly Sadler left the White House after making off-the-cuff comments about the health of Senator John McCain.
April 12: Deputy national security adviser Ricky Waddell leaves as security adviser John Bolton remakes the National Security Council.
April 11: Deputy national security adviser Nadia Schadlow.
April 10: Homeland security adviser Tom Bossert was another victim of John Bolton's re-jigging of the National Security Council.
March 28: Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, who faced criticism after controversy over his taxpayer-funded travels.
March 22: National security adviser H.R. McMaster resigns and is replaced by former U.S. ambassador John Bolton.
March 13: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is fired after months of tension with Trump and is replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo.
March 12: Special assistant and personal aide to the president John McEntee while under investigation by the Dept. of Homeland Security.
March 6: Economic adviser Gary Cohn quit after Trump announced tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
Feb. 28: Communications director Hope Hicks resigned the day after she testified before the House Intelligence Committee, saying she told white lies in the course of her duties.
Feb. 7: Staff secretary Rob Porter resigns amid allegations from two ex-wives.
Dec. 13, 2017: Communications director for the White House Office of Public Liaison Omarosa Manigault Newman.
Dec. 8, 2017: Deputy national security adviser Dina Powell.
Sept. 29, 2017: Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.
Aug. 25, 2017: National security aide Sebastian Gorka.
Aug. 18, 2017: Chief strategist Steve Bannon is fired after a rift with Trump.
July 31, 2017: Communications director Anthony Scaramucci.
July 28, 2017: Chief of staff Reince Priebus.
July 21, 2017: Press secretary Sean Spicer
May 30, 2017: Communications director Michael Dubke.
May 9, 2017: FBI Director James Comey.
March 30, 2017: Deputy chief of staff Katie Walsh.
Feb. 13, 2017: National security adviser Michael Flynn.