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Trump-Carson-120516.jpg US President-elect Donald Trump has nominated Dr. Ben Carson as the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. "We have talked at length about my urban renewal agenda and our message of economic revival, very much including our inner cities. Ben shares my optimism about the future...

DonaldTrump-Wiki-120216.jpg President-elect Donald Trump plans to continue announcing his choices for top positions in his administration in the coming days and suggested he will reveal "almost all" of his remaining Cabinet picks next week. Trump announced his choice of retired Marine Corps General James Mattis for Defense Secretary at a rally in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Thursday.

Trump-Carrier-120216.jpg President-elect Donald Trump announced a deal with Carrier, the Indiana-based air conditioner company that has decided against moving about 1,000 of its factory jobs to Mexico. Trump said he will overhaul the corporate tax code to be more friendly to businesses like Carrier, which will receive economic...

James-Trump-120216.jpg President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired Marine Corps General James N. Mattis to serve as the Secretary of Defense. Trump announced his choice of Mattis while on the first stop of his "thank you" tour in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Thursday.

DonaldTrump-2016-113016.jpg Continuing a recent string of announcements of potential Cabinet members, President-elect Donald Trump revealed his choices for Treasury Secretary and Commerce Secretary on Wednesday. Trump said he intends to nominate Wall Street banker Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary, calling him a world-class financier, banker and businessman.

DonaldTrump3-113016.jpg Amid concerns about potential conflicts of interest, President-elect Donald Trump has indicated that he plans to leave his business empire in order to focus on running the country. Trump made a series of posts to Twitter on Wednesday suggesting he would unveil the details of his plan to step back from his business in a press conference on December 15th.

ElaineChao-113016.jpg President-elect Donald Trump continued to pick potential members of his Cabinet on Tuesday, announcing his intent to nominate Elaine Chao to serve as Transportation Secretary. Chao previously served as deputy Transportation Secretary under President George H.W. Bush and as Labor Secretary under President George W. Bush.

DonaldTrump2-112916.jpg President-elect Donald Trump has repeatedly offered praise for the judicial philosophy of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia but appeared at odds with the late justice with a post to Twitter on Tuesday. In his post, Trump suggested that burning an American flag should be a crime punishable by the loss of citizenship or a year in jail.

Congressman-Tom-Price-112916.jpg Continuing his efforts to fill out his Cabinet, President-elect Donald Trump announced Tuesday that prominent Obamacare critic Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., will be his nominee to head the Department of Health and Human Services. Trump called Price the ideal choice to serve as HHS Secretary.

MittRomney-112816.jpg Continuing the process of choosing individuals to fill the top spots in the incoming administration, President-elect Donald Trump is meeting with potential nominees for Secretary of State. Trump is scheduled to meet with retired Army General David Petraeus on Monday and former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday.

DonaldTrump-112816.jpg Following the death of former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, President-elect Donald Trump has suggested he will reverse the steps President Barack Obama has taken to normalize relations with Cuba. Trump claimed he would eliminate the concessions Obama has granted Cuba unless the communist island nation agrees to a "better deal."

Trump-illegal-votes-112816.jpg Within weeks of winning the U.S. presidential election, Donald Trump has claimed he would have won the popular vote if millions of illegally cast votes were not counted. Trump won the November 8th election due to his clear lead in Electoral College votes, but the billionaire-turned-politician lagged...

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