GOOD NEWS 'Always a Marine': Chief of Staff John Kelly Untangles American Flag at Trump Golf Course
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly was captured in a photo helping to fix a tangled American flag at President Trump's golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey.
Dan Scavino Jr., the director of social media for the White House, tweeted out the picture Sunday with the quote, "Once a Marine, always a Marine."
Kelly is a retired Marine Corps general who enlisted in 1970.
Once a Marine, always a Marine: WH Chief of Staff John Kelly helps fix a tangled American flag pic.twitter.com/gofkTe7f7k
— FOX & friends (@foxandfriends) July 9, 2018
.@WhiteHouse Chief of Staff, General John F. Kelly stops by to assist Bedminster staff in readjusting a huge American Flag...
“Once a Marine, always a Marine” pic.twitter.com/bviGulBPb4
— Dan Scavino Jr. (@Scavino45) July 8, 2018
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee responded to the photo, saying that Kelly is a hero in his eyes.
— Gov. Mike Huckabee (@GovMikeHuckabee) July 8, 2018
Kelly replaced Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff last July, and also briefly served as the Secretary of Homeland Security earlier in 2017.
His son, Marine 1st Lt. Robert Michael Kelly, was killed in Afghanistan while on a combat patrol in Nov. 2010.