Allen offers a list of four under consideration to replace Priebus, including House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the Republican Congressman who admitted on nationalTV the Benghazi Committee investigation was created to hurt Hillary Clinton's chancs of being elected president.
Former Trump advisors telling Reuters that Kushner is trying to tug the president into a more mainstream position, while Bannon is trying to keep aflame the nationalist fervor that carried Trump to victory. And so is Bannon in some ways: It wasn't Kushner, remember, who gave that interview to the Hollywood Reporter in November hyperventilating about using a trillion dollars in infrastructure spending to create jobs and stimulate the economy.
Publicly, White House staff deny that the rumors of a major overhaul amount to anything more than that - rumors.
The Trump White House appears to be in a constant cycle of chaos and dysfunction, as there are two clear ideological fault lines within the administration.
Just as President Trump was convening a consequential summit with China and deliberating on US strikes against Syria, he directly intervened in an escalating feud between two of his closest aides, demanding that they "work this out", several administration sources tell ABC News.
Also up in the air is the fate of Steve Bannon, who was booted from the National Security Council on Wednesday, the site reported.
Jared Kushner omitted meetings with Russian officials on security clearance form
On Kushner's centrist team, there are National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn and the president's daughter, Ivanka Trump. Of course, Trump is famously mercurial and could just as quickly decide to keep both men on board as dismiss them.
But this week, he was removed from the National Security Council's principals committee in what was widely viewed as a demotion.
Ms. Trump, 35, will be the Presidents assistant and her husband, Mr. Kushner, 36, has the title of senior adviser.
Throughout this process, she said ' I have been working closely in good faith with the White House counsel and my personal counsel to address the role of my unprecedented nature'.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) is reportedly in the running. Administration officials said this was done at the urging of national security adviser H.R. McMaster, with whom Bannon had clashed.
The next morning, the New York Times reported on an internal document that's problematic for Kushner.
On foreign policy, Mr. Kushner is more inclined toward intervention in the Middle East while Mr. Bannon would prefer that the United States remain as uncommitted as possible.