State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert is a "leading contender" to replace Nikki Haley as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, two sources familiar with the selection process told Fox News on Monday. Nauert met with President Trump in the Oval Office earlier Monday, though it is not known if they discussed the position. TRUMP TELLS FOX NEWS CARAVAN MIGRANTS 'WASTING THEIR TIME'Nauert, a former Fox News host, was named State Department spokesperson in April 2017. Earlier this year, she also was named acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs after the dismissal of Steve Goldstein from that post.
Source: Fox News October 30, 2018 01:38 UTC