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Trumps Ernennungen für das Weiße Haus

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November 17, 2016 -- Der designierte Präsident Donald Trump muss seine Top-50 Ernennungen bis Thanksgiving am 24. November vorstellen. Alle Kabinettsmitglieder müssen noch vom Senat bestätigt werden.

Trump muss die Minister und die Leiter der 100 Bundesagenturen bis zum Amtsantritt am 20. Januar 2017 ernannt haben, entsprechend dem Partnership for Public Service’s Center für die Übergabe der Präsidentschaft.

So far, the president-elect has only made two appointments: Reince Priebus as White House Chief of Staff – the highest ranking employee in the White House – and Stephen Bannon, executive chairman of the hardline conservative news site Breitbart News, as Chief Strategist.

Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama is the leading contender for Secretary of Defence, considered as the most powerful job in Cabinet. The Defence chief is the only person aside from the president with the legal authority to order the military into action and is the official who must confirm any decision by the commander-in-chief to launch nuclear weapons.

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