Who will President-elect Donald Trump appoint to his cabinet?

EMBED </>More News Videos

Trump Campaign Adviser Rudy Giuliani say she has "no expectation" for an appointment to President-elect Trump's cabinet. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite; AP Photo/Lynne Sladky; AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Ahead of his inauguration on January 20, President-elect Donald Trump has the gargantuan task of assembling his administration. Every POTUS is tasked with appointing thousands of staffers to fill out the Executive Branch, from cabinet-level secretaries to lower-level directors and associate directors.

Below is a list of contenders for several different cabinet positions, as confirmed by ABC News. Inclusion on this list does not guarantee an appointment; rather, this is a confirmed list of people who are being considered at this time.

CHIEF OF STAFF
Steve Bannon
Reince Preibus
Jared Kushner

SECRETARY OF STATE
Rudy Giuliani
Newt Gingrich
John Bolton

DEFENSE SECRETARY
Jeff Sessions

NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER
Gen. Michael Flynn

ATTORNEY GENERAL
Jeff Sessions
Trey Gowdy
Rudy Giuliani

TREASURY SECRETARY
Steve Mnuchin

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES SECRETARY
Dr. Ben Carson
Related Topics:
politics2016 electiondonald trumpgovernment
(Copyright ©2016 KTRK-TV. All Rights Reserved.)

Load Comments