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    Journalist Ingraham Considered for New White House Press Secretary

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    Laura Ingraham, radio talk show host and a conservative political commentator, is being considered for the position of White House Press Secretary under Donald Trump administration, media reported Sunday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The journalist admitted that she was running for the position, Fox News broadcaster said on Twitter ahead of airing the Fox News Sunday panel with Ingraham.

    Trump, the Republican Party candidate elected the president of the United States on November 8, has already announced his intention to hire Stephen Bannon, a right-wing media senior manager, as chief strategist, and Reince Priebus, the chairman of the Republican National Committee, as White House chief of staff.

    A number of candidates are reportedly under consideration for other key positions.

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