You are here

Citizens for Legitimate Government

Deep State Truth

CLG Breaking News and Commentary

Click here!

Contribute to CLG

Subscribe to Syndicate

Trump cabinet: Rex Tillerson sworn in as top US diplomat

Trump cabinet: Rex Tillerson sworn in as top US diplomat | 01 Feb 2017 | Rex Tillerson, the former chairman and chief executive of Exxon Mobil, has been sworn in as President Donald Trump's secretary of state. The Texas native, 64, was cleared for full Senate approval in a 56-43 vote. The vote came after Senate Republicans changed the rules in order to approve Mr Trump's nominees for health and treasury, despite a Democratic boycott. Mr Tillerson, who has never held political office, faced intense scrutiny over his [alleged] ties to Russia.