But under Trump, it's proven to be virtually impossible to keep the president on message or manage his schedule, two key parts of the job.
Meadows, who represents far western North Carolina, had been considered a candidate to replace outgoing chief John Kelly, who is leaving at the end of the year. Others in Trump's circle said this week's boomlet around Meadows was overstated and that he was never close to being offered the job.
The White House has made no public announcement of the cancellation.
Citizen's United President David Bossie was seen entering the West Wing earlier today and is scheduled to meet with President Trump for lunch on Friday.
Geminid meteor shower: How and when to watch this week
The streaks you'll see are actually debris soaring behind the rocky object 3200 Phaethon , which circles the sun every 1.4 years. The Geminids are said to put on a show that rivals that of the Perseid meteor shower which happens in August.
"All of us here would recognize, he will be great in any role that the president chooses to put him in", she said.
One unnamed source told HuffPost that Kushner had been "pushing his own candidacy with Trump".
This wasn't the first time Canseco volunteered to serve in Trump's administration.
"3 Chief of Staffs in less than 3 years of being President: Part of the reason why @BarackObama can't manage to pass his agenda", Trump wrote in a 2012 tweet.
Trump claims Comey 'set a record' for lying to Congress
They're attempting to get this done before Democrats take control of the House at the beginning of the year. It's a critical and legitimate part of the entire justice system in the United States, ' Comey said .
An exact date for Kelly's departure appeared to be fluid this week.
Trump has also told people around him that he misses the more freewheeling feel of the Oval Office under Priebus and would not let his new chief of staff set the kinds of limits he allowed Kelly to impose.
The president, before he was even a candidate for the job, once criticized then-President Barack Obama for having multiple chiefs of staff in three years.
"He's not now inclined to pursue it", a source told Reuters. "They have no choice; their radical base wants impeachment at any cost, as do some of their biggest donors".
Lawyer says 2 Trump workers faced abuse
Once, Trump asked her to follow him to the clubhouse where he ran his fingers over picture frames and tables checking for dust. It also broadly contradicts Trump's xenophobic, fear-mongering rhetoric about illegal immigrants at large.