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Trump Insider: Secretary of State Decision 'Far From Done'
Donald Trump ’s former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski , said that the Team of Rivals in a Trump White House is real. “I think what Donald Trump is doing and looking at and interviewing people for is something so much bigger than any one thing. He is trying to do what is best for the country,"
The Note: Trump Takes a Victory Lap
NOTABLES --THE STORY BEHIND TRUMP'S DEAL WITH CARRIER TO KEEP 1,000 JOBS IN THE U.S.: Kip Glen was at work at the Carrier facility in Indianapolis on Tuesday night when the news began to spread that the company had reached a deal with President-elect Donald Trump that would save about 1,000 jobs
The Note: Trump Cabinet Questions Persist
NOTABLES --ROMNEY, TRUMP HAVE DINNER AMID CABINET SPECULATION: As he continues to form a Cabinet while his advisers feud over who should be secretary of state, Donald Trump dined with a contender for the position -- and campaign trail foe -- former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. The men, joined by
The Note: What Will The Recounts Show?
NOTABLES --EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE ELECTION RECOUNT EFFORTS: The presidential election was called for Donald Trump nearly three weeks ago but that has not stopped a potential recount of three important swing states that experts say will likely not change the outcome of the election.
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
The Note: Trump’s Cabinet Comes Together
NOTABLES --TRUMP OFFERS JEFF SESSIONS ATTORNEY GENERAL POSITION: Donald Trump has offered the position of U.S. attorney general to Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, senior Trump transition sources told ABC News. Sessions earned Trump's favor after becoming the first GOP senator to officially endorse the
The Note: Transition Turmoil
NOTABLES --LOW-LEVEL STAFFER REQUESTED SECURITY CLEARANCES FOR TRUMP'S KIDS: The Trump transition team is saying that a low-level staffer requested security clearances for three of Donald Trump's children, according to a top aide. According to the aide, the request was made "without authorization"
The Note: White House in Waiting Takes Shape
NOTABLES --TRUMP NAMES PRIEBUS AS CHIEF OF STAFF, BANNON AS SENIOR ADVISER: Donald Trump named Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus as chief of staff to his new administration and former Breitbart CEO Steve Bannon as chief strategist and senior counselor to the president, ABC’s
Political Earthquake and Aftershocks That Will Last
A. A political earthquake. And after shots they'll laugh. I. I'm ABC's Rick Klein with the latest in politics this week let the words sink in presidents elect Donald Trott. I say it is time for us. Come together as one united people. Trump did it shocking the world in the only contest that matters.