Friday, President Trump speaking to reporters outside the White House awaiting departure for Kansas confirmed Thursday reports that he would nominate former Attorney General William Barr to be his next Attorney General. Barr served under President George H.W. Bush as Attorney General from 1991 to 1993.
He also confirmed that current State Department Spokeswoman and former Fox News employee, Heather Nauert would be his nominee for the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, replacing the outgoing U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, as the News Blender reported, Haley is expected to leave her post by the end of the year.
President Trump on William Barr in part: “He was my first choice from day one.”
President Trump on Heather Nauert in part: “She’s very talented, very smart, very quick.”
President Trump teased another big announcement expected to come during the Army/Navy game that President Trump will be attending on Saturday, “It will have to do with the Joint Chiefs of Staff and succession.”
For What It’s Worth — Rumor once again is swirling over the fate of Chief of Staff John Kelly, CNN reported Friday that he is expected to resign soon and that President Trump and Kelly in recent days, have stopped speaking to each other.