Newly elected US President Donald Trump is considering appointing current Texas Senator Ted Cruz for the position of U.S. attorney general. . This is reported by Bloomberg agency referring to a person familiar with the matter.
Ted Cruz was at Trump Tower in New York on Tuesday. When approached by reporters on his way out, Cruz said the election was a mandate for change but didn’t say he was under consideration for a job.
Cruz sought the Republican presidential nomination during the elections of the President. He and Trump were at odds during the primary. Trump nicknamed Cruz “Lyin’ Ted.”
Earlier it was reported that Putin and Trump had phone conversation. The President of Russian Federation expressed his readiness to build dialogue with the new administration.