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User:Forerunner/Cabinet of Donald Trump

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This is a sandbox page created due to the media attention to Donald Trump's choosing of cabinet staff. It should be noted that most of these choices are merely recommendations which Congress can veto in favour of alternate candidates.

Cabinet officials[edit]

Office Holder Comments
Vice President Mike Pence Religious fundamentalist; hates gay people, in love with a warped concept of "religious freedom", governor of Indiana - and he still seems comparatively sane, when it comes to stuff like going to see Hamilton and not embarrassing himself
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson CEO of ExxonMobil; has previously met Vladmir Putin.
Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin Former Goldman Sachs banker. Worked with George Soros. Weren't they the people Trump supporters wanted /out/ of US politics?
Secretary of Defense James Mattis
Attorney General Jeff Sessions Too racist to become a federal judge, he'll be a great head enforcer Attorney General for the orange deporter
Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke Former NAVY SEAL and JSOC's leader for the Middle East during the Iraq War. Believes climate change to be a serious threat of instability in certain regions known to fall into civil wars after droughts, but doesn't want environmentalist policies in the US to appear overnight. He's anti-abortion as expected and thinks that the ACA is waste that could be spent on deploying a ground army to fight DAESH. Has condemned Richard B. Spencer and the alt-Right of being a gang of anti-semites. Sometimes exaggerates what he's talking about to gain support, such as calling Clinton the anti-Christ in an electoral campaign.
Secretary of Agriculture TBA
Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross
Secretary of Labor Andrew Puzder Against the minimum wage; CEO of CKE Restaurants, a burrito corporation.
Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Prince Opposed to universal healthcare on the grounds of "health freedom".
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson Neither willing nor able to fill the post he has been nominated to - according to none other than Ben Carson
Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Has previously insisted the department be abolished.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Wife of the president of Amway
Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin
Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly Retired Marine General

Cabinet-level officials[edit]

Office Holder Comments
White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus
Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney
Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt Attorney General of Oklahoma
Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer
Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley Governor of South Carolina
Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers
Administrator of the Small Business Administration Linda McMahon Former CEO of WWE

Other offices[edit]

Office Holder Comments
Counselor to the President Steve Bannon Breitbart executive chairman

Champion of the alt-right and white nationalists

National Security Advisor Mike Flynn Registered Democrat;

Shifted between Pro-Choice and Pro-Life within a day;
In favour of Muslim immigration bans from unstable countries (only opposed blanket bans due to the increase in bureaucracy);
Supports extraditing Fethullah Gülen to Turkey
Son was kicked out of the transitional team for sharing Pizzagate content.

Director of the National Economic Council
Director of the Domestic Policy Council
Homeland Security Advisor
White House Press Secretary
White House Director of Communications
White House Counsel
Director of National Intelligence
Director of the Central Intelligence Agency Mike Pompeo Tea Party;

Wants metadata programs returned to their pre-Snowden state;
Believes that Muslim leaders who don't denounce terrorism enough are terrorists by proxy;
Against the closing of Guantánamo Bay;
Wants to reverse Obama's closing of CIA "black sites"; Against anti-Torture laws

United States Secretary of the Army
United States Secretary of the Navy
United States Secretary of the Air Force
Administrator of NASA
Surgeon General of the United States
Chair of the Republican National Committee