President-Elect Donald Trump has his eye on some top notch talent to fill his cabinet positions. He is said to be looking at the cream of the crop in the House. As a successful business man, The Donald knows very well that it is important to surround himself with the very best talent. He does not have to have all the answers, but needs those that can help him get the right answers. Way to go Donald.
As Written By Scott Wong for The Hill:
President-elect Donald Trump has already tapped one House lawmaker for a key post in his fledgling administration: Conservative Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) is likely to be the next CIA director.
But other relatively obscure House lawmakers — including GOP Reps. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (Wash.), Tom Price (Ga.), Mike McCaul (Texas) and Marsha Blackburn (Tenn.) — could make the leap from lower chamber to presidential Cabinet.
There’s plenty of precedent for president-elects to bring House members into their inner circle. After Barack Obama won the White House in 2008, he named Rep. Rahm Emanuel (D-Ill.) his first chief of staff. Obama also picked Rep. Hilda Solis (D-Calif.) to lead the Labor Department and Rep. Ray LaHood, a Republican from his home state of Illinois, to run his Transportation Department.
Several House lawmakers have already joined the parade of Cabinet job seekers who’ve lined up in recent days at Trump Tower in New York City and Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.
House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), who’s been mentioned as a possible Treasury secretary, paid Trump a visitlast week to talk about tax policy, trade and repealing …..
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