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>> Donald Trump doesn't realize->> Donald Trump telling a top aide, you're fired, late Monday. Two campaign sources say Ed Brookover is the latest Trump official to end up on the chopping block. He's a veteran GOP operative and played a role in organizing the Republican convention. It's not yet clear why he was let go.
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But his sacking comes in the middle of an increasingly volatile and public spat between Trump and DNC speaker Khizr Khan, the father of a fallen US Army captain. Brookover joined the Trump campaign in March. He was then appointed in June, as a liaison between the campaign and the Republican National Committee.
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A source familiar with the shake-up says two other Trump aides, William McGinley and Mike McSherry, would move up. Before working under Trump, Brookover was campaign manager to Ben Carson during his failed bid for the Republican nomination.>> That bad if