At Tillerson’s State Department, Seven of Nine Top Jobs Are Empty

Bloomberg (02/02/2018)
  • Trump’s commitment to ruling out foreign policy experts who opposed him during the election has led to a shortage of qualified candidates.
  • Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (former Exxon CEO) said that in the interim, responsibilities have been filled by “career professionals”.
  • “The State Department and White House have traded accusations over which side is to blame”.