Kushner Tightens Grip on Trump 2020 Presidential Campaign

Jared Kushner has solidified his position as the de facto chief of the Trump reelection effort by replacing Brad Parscale with Bill Stepien as campaign manager, according to multiple strategists familiar with internal discussions.

They said it was also possible that a campaign chairman will be appointed to further bolster an operation that has suffered weeks of poor polls and negative headlines.

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee are among the names being discussed, while former White House strategist Steve Bannon and senior adviser Jason Miller also have their supporters.

But President Trump’s Twitter announcement that he is moving Parscale aside on Wednesday evening shows where the power lies, at least for now.

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