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WATCH: Trump Explains Why Rex Tillerson Would Make a Great Secretary of State

Chris Wallace asks Trump about Rex Tillerson Secretary of State

On Fox News Sunday, Chris Wallace asked President-elect Donald Trump why ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson would make a good Secretary of State. Trump is taking an unconventional approach to filling his administration. He’s picking people that are at the top of their fields instead of following past Presidents who picked from the pool of the political elite.

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Reports: Donald Trump to Nominate Exxon Exec as Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson and Vladimir Putin - premier.gov.ru

According to NBC News, an ExxonMobil CEO is about to be nominated to one of the highest positions in the Trump administration. Donald Trump is expected to nominate ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of state. Tillerson has been with ExxonMobil since 1975 when he started as a production engineer and worked his way up finally taking the CEO job ...

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Hagel’s Confusion

Senator Hagel confused over Iran containment policy

Is it too much to ask that Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel knows the Obama administration's policy on Iran?

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Sen. Paul to Hillary: I’d Fire You

After numerous health delays Secretary of State Hillary Clinton finally appeared before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Predictably Democrats offered praise and sympathy to the Secretary. Republicans asked more pointed questions. Senators from both parties took the opportunity to share the concerns of their electorate. Senator Rand Paul, reflecting the thoughts of many Americans, told Secretary Clinton that while he ...

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Susan Rice Bows Out As Sec’y Of State Nominee; Benghazi Related?

Susan Rice has withdrawn her name for consideration as the next Secretary of State. The liberal pundits are out en mass, with Andrea Mitchell, playing the ‘ol race card, stating “A woman of color has been forced out”. (emphasis mine) As reported by NBC news: United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice has pulled her name out of consideration for nomination as ...

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Obama’s Carter Moment in the Middle East

While it’s not happening practically on the eve of the election, the attacks in Cairo and Benghazi are rapidly shaping up to be like President Carter’s situation with Iran in 1980. But, before the Romney camp can start celebrating, there are some very important issues that need addressing when it comes to the fumbling of the current administration. And there ...

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Biden, Clinton Lunches Dismissed as ‘Routine’

With reports swirling around Washington that president Obama might put Secretary of State Clinton on the Democratic ticket in November instead of Joe Biden, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney dismissed those reports, and addressed the lunch meetings as ‘routine’. But is there anything really routine about this schedule? 10:15AMTHE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing ...

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Hillary Clinton Secures $1.5 Billion for Libyan Rebels

The Secretary of State’s office released a statement on Libya Friday morning. In Clinton’s statement she announces that $1.5 Billion in funds previously frozen by the United States would be made available to the transitional government – the TNC or Transitional National Council. Today, the Libya Contact Group held a meeting in Istanbul to demonstrate our continued commitment to Libya ...

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