White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said that she hopes Democratic members of the Senate will change their minds on secretary of state nominee Mike Pompeo.
Sen. Rand Paul said Wednesday the appointment of Gina Haspel as the head of the CIA is "the wrong kind of message to send to the world" due to her connection with interrogation and waterboarding.
Fox News politics editor Chris Stirewalt alluded to President Donald Trump's famous catchphrase after Rex Tillerson was ousted as secretary of state Tuesday, saying "the guy who said 'You're fired' doesn't like to say 'You're fired.'"
President Trump on Tuesday removed Rex Tillerson as secretary of state and said he is replacing him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo.
Rex Tillerson on Wednesday night was officially sworn in as secretary of state.
Some Democratic members of the Senate are calling for secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson to release his last three years of tax returns.
After having dinner with President-elect Donald Trump at a steakhouse in New York, former Gov. Mitt Romney (R-Mass.) spoke to the press to reflect on the evening.
Rudy Giuliani was one of the most vocal Donald Trump supporters throughout the 2016 campaign, and now it appears that he will be a part of the president-elect's administration.