Lewandowski considered for Trump's chief of staff: report
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Donald TrumpDonald TrumpDemocrats, activists blast reported Trump DOJ effort to get journalists' phone records Arizona secretary of state gets security detail over death threats surrounding election audit Trump admin got phone records of WaPo reporters covering Russia probe: report MORE's former campaign manager is being considered to serve as the president-elect's chief of staff, The New York Times reported Thursday.


Corey Lewandowski was fired from Trump's campaign in June but has stayed close to his former employer.

After leaving Trump's campaign, Lewandowski said he was "honored" to have been a part of the team and vowed to support Trump in "any endeavor he has."

Lewandowski joined CNN as a contributor following his departure and has been a vocal supporter of the Republican's White House bid.

Other people being considered for the position of chief of staff include Trump's campaign chief Steve Bannon and Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus.

Campaign manager Kellyanne Conway and deputy campaign manager David Bossie have also been mentioned as possibilities.