White House deputy press secretary, social secretary resign after Melania Trump's chief of staff also exits

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First lady Melania Trump's chief of staff, Stephanie Grisham, resigned Wednesday amid the siege on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of President Trump -- but she wasn't alone in her decision for long.

White House deputy press secretary Sarah Matthews announced she was also resigning immediately, as did White House social secretary Rickie Niceta.

"I was honored to serve in the Trump administration and proud of the policies we enacted," Matthews said in a statement. "As someone who worked in the halls of Congress, I was deeply disturbed by w