Trump Names Nominees For The Next Attorney General And U.N. Envoy
According to a report by Reuters, US President Donald Trump announced his nominations for the next US attorney general and the next ambassador to the United Nations.
William Barr, who was attorney general under former President George H.W.
Bush, was nominated to once again fill the top job at the US Justice Department.
State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert was nominated to be the United States next ambassador to the United Nations.
Reuters reports that Democrats made claims that Nauert was unqualified for the appointment and that Barr’s 'independence' was a concern.