Carl Icahn has agreed to serve as a special advisor to the president on issues relating to regulatory reform, President-elect Donald J. Trump announced today.
President-elect Donald J. Trump is nominating former U.S. Army infantry officer and current Virtu Financial Founder and Executive Chairman Vincent “Vinnie” Viola as Secretary of the Army.
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.