Trump meeting with Goldman Sachs president

Trump meeting with Goldman Sachs president
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President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpO’Malley tells Dems not to fear Trump Right way and wrong way Five things to know about the elephant trophies controversy MORE is meeting with the president of Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, according to a transition spokesman.

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Sean Spicer told reporters that Trump is meeting with Gary Cohn, the president and chief operating officer at the bank, as he continues to vet potential Cabinet contenders and seeks advice on who should be in his administration.

Spicer offered no other details about the meeting.

During the campaign, Trump was a vocal critic of Wall Street banks and repeatedly called on Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonO’Malley tells Dems not to fear Trump FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for US nuclear fuel deals, including Uranium One, memos show Pelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax bill MORE to release the transcripts of the paid speeches that she delivered to Goldman Sachs. The CEO of Goldman Sachs, Lloyd Blankfein, said in October that he was backing Clinton for president.

Yet one of the leading contenders to be Trump's Treasury secretary, Stephen Mnuchin, is a former partner at Goldman Sachs. Mnuchin served as the national finance chairman of Trump's White House campaign.

Trump’s other Tuesday meetings include Rep. Marsha BlackburnMarsha BlackburnTrump's Twitter lockout raises safeguard concerns Anti-pyramid scheme legislation is necessary to protect consumers from fraud Former Tennessee rep enters race for Corker's Senate seat MORE (R-Tenn.), Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob) Phillips CorkerBannon: McConnell 'picking up his game' because of our 'insurgent movement' State Dept. spokeswoman acknowledges 'morale issue' The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (R-Tenn.), Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas), former CEO of Concerned Veterans for America Pete Hegseth and Rolls Royce North America CEO Marion Blakey.

"He's taking people who've been successful in all different walks of life," spokesman Jason Miller said Tuesday.

"I think it's safe to say that the president-elect has fantastic relationships with a number of industry titans."

The president-elect will also be holding a private dinner with 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney Tuesday night as Trump’s inner circle continues to play tug of war over who should serve as secretary of State.

- This story was updated at 12:36 p.m.