White House Chief Of Staff John Kelly Is Out; Trump Searches For Replacement President Trump's chief of staff John Kelly will leave the White House at the end of the year. The administration's search for the new chief of staff is under way. This episode: White House correspondent Tamara Keith, national political correspondent Mara Liasson and congressional correspondent Scott Detrow. Email the show at firstname.lastname@example.org. Find and support your local public radio station at npr.org/stations.