Either way, Kate McKinnon had job security.
Hillary Clinton lost, but McKinnon’s second-favorite portrayal on SNL, Kellyanne Conway, has been named counselor to the president-elect. Conway managed Donald Trump’s successful election campaign and is a member of his transition team.
“She is a tireless and tenacious advocate of my agenda and has amazing insights on how to effectively communicate our message,” Trump said in a statement.
Here’s another paragraph from the statement: “President-elect Trump’s victory on November 8th also shattered the glass ceiling for women. Conway is the first female campaign manager of either major party to win a presidential general election.”