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Trump Expected to Pick Gen. John Kelly for DHS Secretary
ABC News' Martha Raddatz weighs in on the president-elect's expected nomination of Gen. Kelly and the large number of retired generals Trump has named to his administration.
Donald Trump Picks Ben Carson for Cabinet Position
President-elect Trump chose Carson, his former rival in the Republican primaries, for secretary of housing and urban development as the number of candidates for the secretary of state position continues to expand.
The Note: More Trouble with Trump’s Tweets
NOTABLES --TRUMP MAKES BASELESS CLAIM THAT 'MILLIONS' VOTED ILLEGALLY, COSTING HIM POPULAR VOTE: President-elect Donald Trump spent yesterday lashing out against the movement to force general election vote recounts in three states that were critical to his Electoral College victory, but he is now
Former Joint Chiefs Leader 'Encouraged' By Trump's Cabinet Picks
Former U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen said that in light of Donald Trump 's lack of foreign policy experience, he is encouraged that the president-elect is naming people experienced in international relations for top posts in his administration. “I am encouraged by the fact
Kellyanne Conway Slams Mitt Romney: He Went 'Out of His Way' to Hurt Trump
President-elect Donald Trump 's senior adviser Kellyanne Conway attacked former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney , now a contender for secretary of state, warning him, "This is Trump's party now." "I think that there was the 'Never Trump' movement and then there was Gov. Mitt Romney. He
Donald Trump Fills in Cabinet Over Thanksgiving Holiday
ABC News' Martha Raddatz reports on President-elect Donald Trump's transition to the White House.
Cruz: Both Giuliani and Romney are 'Good, Capable, Serious Men'
Giuliani or Romney for secretary of state if those are the choices. Well listen that's a question for the president elect to decide obviously whoever he nominates is going to be subject to confirmation of the senate we're gonna consider fairly. Any nominee that comes forth I think both both Rudy
Bernie Sanders Says Recount Effort is 'Not a Big Deal'
Former Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders said the recount effort in three battleground states, spearheaded by Green Party candidate Jill Stein, is "not a big deal." "It's a legal right. It's not a big deal. I don't think anybody, Secretary Clinton or anybody else, thinks that
Ted Cruz: No U.S. Officials Should Attend Fidel Castro's Funeral
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz challenged President Obama and other top administration officials to not attend Fidel Castro ’s funeral. Cruz said on ABC News' "This Week" that the death of the longtime Cuban leader presents "an interesting test" for U.S. officials over the the next few days. "It is a
Cruz Doesn't Disown Prior Claim That Trump 'Lies' But Pledges to Help Him as President
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz , reflecting on his Republican primary fight against now President-elect Donald Trump , emphasized that he wants to help the incoming administration succeed but did not disown his claim during the campaign that Trump was a "pathological liar." ABC News' Martha Raddatz asked Cruz