We reported this yesterday and Trump has now made it official. He’s just told reporters that he’s nominated William (Bill) Barr as his new AG to replace Jeff Sessions.
Here’s his announcement to reporters:
Trump also announced that, as we reported yesterday, that he will be nominating Heather Nauert to the position of UN Ambassador:
JUST IN: Pres. Trump tells reporters he will nominate State Dept. spokesperson Heather Nauert to serve as U.N. Ambassador.— ABC News (@ABC) December 7, 2018
"She's very talented, very smart, very quick, and I think she's going to be respected by all." https://t.co/aCJp34eFVV pic.twitter.com/QIiNtz2HEm