, former White House chief of staff, said at a political conference on Saturday afternoon that he warned telling him that he would get impeached if he did.
But later Saturday, in a , Trump denied that such a conversation took place and said if Kelly had, he would have “thrown him out of the office.”
White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham elaborated on that with another statement to CNN.
“I worked with John Kelly,” Grisham said. “and he was totally unequipped to handle the genius of our great President.”
The White House confirmed both of the statements to HuffPost.
Kelly, a retired four-star Marine Corps general, was speaking at Sea Island Summit political