Dina Powell Withdraws From U.N. Ambassador Consideration - News Summed Up

Dina Powell Withdraws From U.N. Ambassador Consideration


WASHINGTON—Dina Powell has withdrawn from consideration as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, according to people familiar with the matter. President Trump had said that Ms. Powell, a Goldman Sachs Group Inc. executive, was on his short list to replace Nikki Haley, who announced her resignation this week. Ms. Powell, who was a deputy national security adviser during the first year of Mr. Trump’s administration, told Mr. Trump about her decision during a phone conversation on Thursday, one of the people said.


Source: Wall Street Journal October 12, 2018 00:00 UTC



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