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CBS Hires Former Trump Chief of Staff Priebus

CBS News has named Reince Priebus as a political analyst. 

Priebus, President Donald Trump's first chief of staff, hit the ground running, commenting on the second day of impeachment proceedings in the Senate. 

Priebus, currently president of law firm Michael Best & Friedrich, LLP, is also the former chairman of the Republican National Committee.

John Eggerton
John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.