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Trump tweets thanks to Steve Bannon for service and role in campaign against Clinton

Then-White House Senior Counselor Steve Bannon last January.
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Then-White House Senior Counselor Steve Bannon last January.

U.S. President Donald Trump praised his former chief strategist Steve Bannon on Saturday, thanking him on Twitter for his service and his role in the presidential election campaign against Hillary Clinton.

"I want to thank Steve Bannon for his service. He came to the campaign during my run against Crooked Hillary Clinton - it was great! Thanks S," Trump tweeted.

Trump on Friday fired Bannon in the latest White House shake-up.

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