President-elect Donald J. Trump is planning to nominate Steven Mnuchin as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Treasury, Wilbur Ross as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce and Todd Ricketts as Deputy Secretary of Commerce.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is nominating U.S. Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., chairman of the House Budget Committee, as Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and Seema Verma as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is nominating South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as the United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations.
A U.S. senator from California wants to do away with the Electoral College.
President-elect Donald J. Trump plans to nominate U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., to serve as Attorney General and U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kan., to serve as director of the Central Intelligence Agency. Trump also selected retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn to be the assistant to the president for National Security Affairs.
Members of President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team must agree they will not lobby for at least five years after leaving the government.
U.S. Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., was among the potential candidates to meet with President-elect Donald Trump today, a transition team official said on a media call this evening.
Following reports foreign leaders were unable to connect with President-elect Donald J. Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence, the Trump transition team today released a list of foreign leaders who have offered their congratulations on Trump and Pence winning the election.
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus will serve as White House chief of staff for President-elect Donald J. Trump, while Trump for President CEO Stephen K. Bannon will serve as chief strategist and senior counselor to the president.
Many elections experts are trying to decipher Donald Trump’s surprising presidential victory that defied most poll projections as he chalked up wins in states that have favored Democrats in past elections.