Trump to name former Fox anchor Heather Nauert as next United Nations ambassador

Trump reportedly picks Heather Nauert to be UN ambassador

US President Donald Trump has made a decision to pick State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert to be the US Envoy to the United Nations, Bloomberg reported Thursday.

Heather Nauert whgo could be UN Envoy, did not immediately respond to request for comment.

Early in her career, Nauert worked as a health insurance consultant, according to the State Department, which says she studied at Mount Vernon Seminary and College, a private women's college in Washington DC, and Columbia University's journalism school.

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She has served under two secretaries of state - Rex Tillerson and her current boss Mike Pompeo - and was designated acting under-secretary for public diplomacy and public affairs from March to October 2018. The officials were not authorized to speak publicly before Trump's announcement.

Fox News said Mr Trump would tweet about the appointment on Friday morning, while Bloomberg said it had been told of the decision to appoint Ms Nauert by three sources. On October 9, Trump announced Haley had submitted her resignation and planned to leave the administration at the end of the year. She does not have prior political or policy-making experience.

Trump will send a tweet on Friday morning about choosing Nauert to replace the outgoing United Nations ambassador, Nikki Haley, who announced her resignation in October, Fox News reported, citing multiple sources.

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He added: "She's excellent, she's been with us a long time, she's been a supporter for a long time, really - excellent". She would assume the position at a time when the United Nations is dealing with such issues as the North Korea nuclear deal, the ongoing war and humanitarian crisis in Yemen, and climate change.

It was unclear whether the United Nations ambassador post would remain part of the Cabinet, as it has been under Ms Haley, and there have been internal discussions about not having it remain a Cabinet-level position, one White House official said.

"She is clearly not qualified for this job, but these days it seems that the most important qualification is that you show up on Donald Trump's TV screen, and if you're successful in that endeavor, then you seem to be a top candidate to get a whole bunch of top positions in the USA government". President Donald Trump is expected to nominate Nauert to be the next USA ambassador to the United Nations.

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Bush has taken his final laps at the Bush Estate following the death of his owner, the 41st president of the United States. Bush, will be traveling with Bush's casket on his flight to Washington, DC, according to a source familiar with the plans.

Trump had reportedly also been considering ex-White House aide Dina Powell, US Ambassador to Germany Ric Grenell, and US Canada Ambassador Kelly Croft for the job.

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