Former Trump aide expected to return to White House: report

A former aide to President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS reimposes UN sanctions on Iran amid increasing tensions Jeff Flake: Republicans 'should hold the same position' on SCOTUS vacancy as 2016 Trump supporters chant 'Fill that seat' at North Carolina rally MORE is expected to rejoin the president's staff after being fired by the White House chief of staff in 2018.

John McEnteeJohn (Johnny) David McEnteeOPM chief abruptly resigns Meadows joins White House facing reelection challenges Trump administration hires another college senior for key role MORE worked as Trump's body man and will reprise this role when he returns, people familiar with the situation told The New York Times.

It is still unclear when McEntee will exactly return to the White House. 


In March 2018, then-chief of staff John F. Kelly had McEntee escorted out of the White House. According to the Times, Kelly's decision was in part due to McEntee's online gambling habits.

However, after being ousted from the White House, the former aide was reportedly hired by Trump's re-election campaign.

The Hill reached out to the White House for comment.