Trump Gives Indication He Will Be Picking Cabinet Members Soon
Mr Trump announced the plan on Friday in a tweet on his Twitter handle.
“Busy day planned in New York. Will soon be making some very important decisions on the people who will be running our government,” the tweet read.
Being a businessman, political analysts are predicting that his cabinet may have a large number of persons in the business world.
‘Rebuild Nation’s Infrastructure’
He had in his victory speech said he would get to work immediately, giving indication that the cabinet would be set up soon enough.
Mr Trump highlighted plans to rebuild the nation’s infrastructure, saying “it will become by the way second to none.
“We will put many of our people to work as we rebuild it.
“We will embark upon a project of national growth and I will harness the creative talent of our people and we will call upon the best and brightest to leverage on their tremendous talent for the benefit of all.
“We have a great economic plan. We will double our growth and have the strongest economy anywhere in the world. At the same time, we will get along with all other nations willing to get along with us”.
The tweet on decision to choose his cabinet soon came after he made a comment about protests that had broken up in some cities after his victory.
He said the ‘professional protesters’ were incited by the media, a statement that showed his perception about the American media.
He had during campaigns said that the media were corrupt.
Just had a very open and successful presidential election. Now professional protesters, incited by the media, are protesting. Very unfair!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 11, 2016
Nine hours after the tweet, he wrote again, this time, saying: “Love the fact that the small groups of protesters last night have passion for our great country. We will all come together and be proud!”.
The President-elect had met with President Barack Obama on Thursday to begin the transition process that will end 70 days from now.
After the meeting Obama and Trump told reporters that they have discussed a myriad of issues, with the President assuring Mr Trump that he will ensure that the transition will be a smooth one that will guarantee his success.