US President-elect Donald Trump has shrugged off the strikingly divergent positions his cabinet picks have taken on Russia, torture, and a host of other issues, saying he wanted them to express their own ideas.
“All of my Cabinet nominee (sic) are looking good and doing a great job,” he said in an early morning tweet exactly one week before he takes office. “I want them to be themselves and express their own thoughts, not mine!”
The views of his nominees – on public display in Senate confirmation hearings this week – have often contradicted Trump’s most incendiary pledges made during the presidential …read more
Source: Gulf times