WASHINGTON(Sputnik) —President-elect Donald Trump is not expected to reveal any of the people he plans to nominate for Cabinet positions until just before or after the US Thanksgiving holiday, November 24, his campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, told reporters Thursday.
Earlier in the day, Trump posted a Twitter message claiming his transition team was doing “a fantastic job” and that it “will be seeing many great candidates today.”
My transition team, which is working long hours and doing a fantastic job, will be seeing many great candidates today. #MAGA— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 17, 2016
The incoming president needs to nominate people for more than a dozen Cabinet spots, including key posts such as secretaries of state and defense. The nominations are subject to approval by the US Senate.