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Trump claims to value loyalty above all else, and when he moved into the White House, he brought Manigault-Newman, the perpetual foil from his reality TV days.
Like Trump, Manigault-Newman had a penchant for the bombastic: In a September 2016 interview, she said, “every critic, every detractor will have to bow down to President Trump.” Manigault-Newman spent a year as the director of communications in the White House’s Office of Public Liaison, focusing, as she did during the campaign, on outreach to the black community.
She told Strahan she resigned, and denied that she was fired, that she had tried to enter the residence, and that had been escorted off White House grounds.
She instead recalled her “candid” conversation with John Kelly in the situation room.
A White House official told the Wall Street Journal that Manigault-Newman was “physically dragged and escorted off the campus.” American Urban Radio Network’s April D.
According to the report, Manigault-Newman would often bring Trump “unvetted” articles that would both anger and distract him — including a story about the hosts of MSNBC’s that might have helped spark this summer’s feud with hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough.But day to day, reports from the White House suggest she often became embroiled in dramatic, reality TV-esque scenarios — and didn’t appear to have a strong grasp on her White House role.All of this — the reality TV-style drama, the unfettered access to the president — reportedly did not win Manigault-Newman additional fans in the White House.She eventually bounced to the Commerce Department, where, in her last position in 2000, a former undersecretary described her as “disruptive” and recalled “she was asked to leave as quickly as possible.” But she reemerged as Trump started his presidential run, eventually serving as director of African-American outreach for the campaign in the summer of 2016.Her primary task involved building up support among African Americans for Trump — a candidate who once told black voters they should elect him because “What do you have to lose?