GOP rep: Trump Cabinet will have women in top positions

GOP rep: Trump Cabinet will have women in top positions
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Rep. Marsha BlackburnMarsha BlackburnSenate GOP to drop documentary series days before election hitting China, Democrats over coronavirus Senate Judiciary to vote on subpoena for Twitter CEO next week Government efforts to 'fix' social media bias overlooks the destruction of our discourse MORE (R-Tenn.) said Monday that President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump admin to announce coronavirus vaccine will be covered under Medicare, Medicaid: report Election officials say they're getting suspicious emails that may be part of malicious attack on voting: report McConnell tees up Trump judicial pick following Supreme Court vote MORE will have “a diverse Cabinet” that will include women in top positions.


“I am not sure who that first woman is going to be, but I know that you’re going to see one,” Blackburn told CNN’s “New Day.”

The congresswoman said Cabinet picks should match the goals of an administration.

“Mr. Trump is going to have women that are in those top levels of responsibility. He’s going to have women that know how to work this process to get things done to achieve the goals and to deliver the product the American people want.”

Trump last week picked Sen. Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsBiden fact checks Trump on 545 families separated at border, calls policy 'criminal' Harris walks fine line on Barrett as election nears The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Facebook - Trump's erratic tweets upend stimulus talks; COVID-19 spreads in White House MORE (R-Ala.) as his attorney general nominee and picked Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn as his national security adviser. He also nominated Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kan.) to serve as CIA director.  

The president-elect previously appointed Stephen Bannon as his chief strategist and Reince Priebus as his chief of staff.