UPDATED 1:30 AM PT – Sat. June 2, 2018
President trump is looking to fill more key administration positions.
This week, the White House announced seven people being considered for key posts.
Karen Dunn Kelley is up for deputy secretary of commerce, and Veronica Daigle for the next assistant secretary of defense for readiness.
Casey Wardynski, is up to be an assistant secretary of the Army.
Brian Nichols is in line to become the ambassador to the republic of Zimbabwe at the State Department.
Michael Pack is also a leading contender to be CEO of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, and Geoffrey Starks is set to takeover as FCC Commissioner.
Additionally, Elad Roisman is tapped for commissioner of the securities and exchange commission.
The president’s nominations are currently pending Senate confirmation.
The announcements come as President Trump slams Senate democrats for obstructing his America first agenda, by blocking his nominees.