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This woman is the biggest casualty of Jeb’s campaign cuts

Jeb Bush Speaks At The Reagan Library About His New BookJeb Bush Speaks At The Reagan Library About His New Book
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush speaks at the Reagan Library after autographing his new book "Immigration Wars: Forging an American Solution" on March 8, 2013 in Simi Valley, California. Photograph by Kevork Djansezian—Getty Images

Chief Operating Officer Christine Ciccone is the highest-ranking member of the Bush campaign known to have departed amidst a massive reorganization, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Last week, the campaign announced it would cut payroll by 40% and its budget by about 45% as donors pressured Bush to shake up his drooping bid. He called the organization an attempt to be “lean and mean,” and to adapt to the unexpected success of non-establishment candidates like Donald Trump and Ben Carson.

Ciccone was paid an annual salary of about $144,000.