Sean Lawler, Trump’s chief of protocol, has quit just ahead of his trip to Japan and Korea. His departure comes as he faced a possible investigation into accusations of carrying a whip around the office and otherwise intimidating staff.
NEWS: Trump’s chief of protocol was pulled from AF1 manifest for G20 trip after his staff complained about intimidating behavior, including carrying a horsewhip in office. A deputy will aid Trump with the finer points of protocol for this foreign trip.
Trump's State Department Chief of Protocol is resigning due to an IG investigation looking into "accusations of intimidating staff and carrying a whip in the office"
JUST IN: Trump's chief of diplomatic protocol plans to resign and isn’t going to this week's G-20 summit, according to people familiar with the matter