Monday February 17, 2020

Trump’s jobs for the boys

The US president-elect can call on his experience from The Apprentice tv show as he doles out 4,000 political appointments

13th November, 2016
Donald Trump will have seats to fill in the White House Pic: Getty

The first 15 jobs president-elect Donald Trump will create for unskilled white males will be in his cabinet. There are more than 4,000 political appointments for the incoming administration to fill. Every cabinet position needs a secretary (minister) and top staff.

And of the 4,000 top jobs, 1,212 of these positions are senior positions that require Senate approval. They include cabinet secretaries and their deputies, the heads of most of the independent government agencies, such as the...

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