U.S. President-elect Donald Trump smoothies hands with old Massachusetts Governor Mitt Mitt romney after their conference at the main club house at Trump National Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., November 20, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is under “dynamic consideration” to serve as A person.S. Secretary for State along with other prospects, Vice President-elect Mike Pence said in “Fox News Saturday.”
Romney, who met President-elect Mr . trump on Saturday, was a critic of Trump through the campaign. Pence said that Mitt romney was willing to be regarded for the position.
Trump was initially “very grateful that will Governor Mitt Romney came in. They had a good conference. It was a warm and also a substantive exchange we know he is under busy consideration to be Assistant of State… along with some additional distinguished Americans.”
But Democrats were skeptical which will Romney is an specific contender.
Representative Adam Schiff, a Ca Democrat, said on Fox news Sunday that he would want Romney to get the location and he would be a “consummate diplomat.”
“But I think it’ersus a total head phony. I think this is Donald Trump still being the singer and dancer, still running a demonstrate where he wants to build suspense and he by yourself knows who this contestant will be the winner. It’vertisements more of a nod to the appearance involving bringing people alongside one another.”
(Reporting by Steve Shepardson; Editing by Rich Balmforth)