Kayleigh McEnany

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Kayleigh McEnany
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31st White House Press Secretary
Assumed office
April 7, 2020
PresidentDonald Trump
Preceded byStephanie Grisham
Personal details
Born (1988-04-18) April 18, 1988 (age 32)
Tampa, Florida, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)
Sean Gilmartin (m. 2017)
EducationGeorgetown University (BS)
Harvard University (JD)

Kayleigh McEnany (born April 18, 1988)[1] is an American spokesperson, political commentator, and writer.[2] She was a former CNN contributor. She was made national spokesperson for the Republican National Committee in 2017.[3][4][5]

In February 2019, she was named national press secretary for Donald Trump's 2020 presidential campaign.[6] On April 7, 2020, she was appointed White House Press Secretary.[7]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Thank you to my incredible @GOP colleagues!!". Twitter. April 18, 2018.
  2. Kirell, Andrew (February 22, 2016). "Meet the Trumpkins: The Donald's Army of Media-Hungry Cable News Boosters". The Daily Beast. Retrieved February 8, 2017.
  3. Wemple, Erik (July 5, 2016). "CNN Management is Determined to Torture its Anchors". The Washington Post. Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  4. Horsey, David (June 9, 2016). "Trump Bigotry Has Shameless Defenders, From GOP Pols to CNN Shills". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved August 17, 2016.
  5. "About Me". KayleighMcEnany.com. Retrieved February 8, 2017.
  6. "Trump 2020 campaign announces communication team". Washington Post. February 19, 2019.
  7. Haberman, Maggie (2020-04-07). "Trump Has a New Press Secretary: Kayleigh McEnany, a Campaign Spokeswoman". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2020-04-07.