Trump Appoints Two Into His Cabinet

US President-elect, Donald Trump has picked Reince Priebus and Stephen Bannon, appointing them in key positions in his administration on Sunday.

Priebus, 44, Chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC), will be his chief of staff.

Bannon, 62, who stepped aside as executive chairman of Breitbart News, to act as Mr Trump’s campaign chief, will serve as Trump’s chief strategist.

Trump described Priebus and Bannon as “highly qualified leaders who worked well together on our campaign and led us to a historic victory”.

Meanwhile Priebus said it was “truly an honour” to join Trump in the White House as chief of staff.

In a thank you speech by Brannon, on Sunday, he said,

“I want to thank President-elect Trump for the opportunity to work with Reince in driving the agenda of the Trump administration,”

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