More news to report Friday night.
The White House announced that Derek Lyons will replace Rob Porter as the White House staff secretary:
Porter replacement announced, Derek Lyons moves from Deputy Staff Secretary to Acting Staff Secretary.
— Kelly O'Donnell (@KellyO) February 9, 2018
WH: Derek Lyons officially announced as acting White House staff secretary following departure of Rob Porter pic.twitter.com/OwbxeNE2aL
— Josh Caplan (@joshdcaplan) February 9, 2018
According to Lyons’ WH financial disclosure form, he was a policy adviser to Jeb Bush and the pro-Jeb Bush Right to Rise super PAC:
No big deal, just the guy in charge of what the president sees every day.
As they say, #MAGA.