President Donald Trump has already announced that he chose Naurte, but the official nomination was not sent to the Senate.
"I am grateful to President Trump and Secretary Pompeo of the trust they have given me for being the US ambassador to the United Nations, but the last two months have been exhausting to my family and that is why it is in the best interests of my family, that I withdraw my name from the office is one of the highest honors in my life, and I will always be grateful to the President, the Secretary, and my colleagues in the State Department for their support, "Nauer said in a statement by the State Department. 19659002] The State Department said that T amp will soon make an announcement for a new candidate.
Secretary of State Mike Pompei said in a statement the State Department, "Heather Nauert perform his duties as a senior member of my team with unsurpassed superiority. Her personal decision today to withdraw her name from the bill to become a candidate for the United States Ambassador to the United Nations is a decision for which I have great respect.
"I wish Heather nothing but the best in all her future endeavors," Pompeo continued, "and I know that it will continue to be great
There were fears that Nauer would face a tough confirmation process, a few sources familiar with the matter said, predictions of a tough trip to confirm, many people on Hill, who said it was a job done by Henry Cabot Lodge, Madeline Albright, Daniel Moinjahan, Jane Kirkpatrick, Richard Holbrooke, Bill Richardson … and now Fox News Leader? A senior diplomatic source told CNN
America, continued Nauer," using its own legal system against us, undermining our financial system and even taking the holidays. "The fact that we are personal computer, a politically correct country, will only be used against us. "
Kate Sullivan from CNN. Kylie Ethwood and Andrew Kaczynski contributed to this report.