Some of the senior officials of the Trump administration had "red flags" during the Trump transition team's review process, which was assigned to the Republican National Committee (RNC), according to internal documents drawn to Axios. Documents show that many of the controversy that Trump's cabinet members had left had already been known to the transition team.
The scrutiny documents of former EOA Administrator Scott Pruit, who resigned after numerous disputes over his style of spending, ethics and governance, had a section entitled "Cosmote claims with big energy companies "according to the documents issued by Axios.
Secretary of the former Health and Social Services (HHS) Tom Price resigned after Price's reaction, using his private aircraft for official business. Pricing documents have questioned "criticism of the ability to manage," Axios reports.
Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Rex Wayne TilersonBoltton says that Russia and China seek to promote controversy in the Trump administration Thrills unpleasant disintegrations: a look at the president's fiercest feuds Notes: Trump will take fight with no one ". In the words of Axios MORE he raised a red flag for his "deep" ties with Russia.
Trump's transition team fired former governor Chris Christie (R-N.J.) days after Trump's surprising victory. The control of the transition team was then led by Vice President Pens, who instructed policy makers to conduct research into the RNC, Axios reported.
Axios reports that the sources of the RNC study team say that Trump's employees have asked them to make an initial "scrub" of the candidates' records before meeting Trump. In many cases, this was the only study that was available to Trump when he announced, Axios said.
A RNC employee pointed Hill to a statement that RNC spokesman Mike Reed shared with Axios, defending the team's work.
"It is not uncommon for the President's transition team to use the National Party Commission as a resource in compiling information reports for potential candidates and executive employees," he said. "These two-year papers were preliminary briefings before the interview, gathered together to inform the transition team about the most important issues relating to the background of the candidates." "Individuals elected to senior administrative positions will have gone through in-depth reviews by lawyers, law enforcement and ethics officers before officially taking over their role."
The hill reached the White House for a comment.
The research team often put the candidate's criticism to Trump close to the top of the dossier, which did not prevent the president from meeting or sometimes recruiting an employee, Axios reports.
In a statement to Axios, White House Deputy Secretary of Homeland Giddell, "President Trump has done more to improve the lives of the American people in two years – than the previous presidents have made at eight – and are not dissatisfied, DC,
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"Interestingly, there's also an interesting part of what shows you how disorganized they are. they are that they had a file to check my presidential vice president, "Christie said.
"This makes it even more funny that they will go through it," he added. a transition team, he transferred the 30 counts of transition planning with four cabinet recommendations for each item.
"The longer-term consequences for the president and for the country were that he did not have the best people in front of him to take a full and fair decision, and he paid the price later with people like Scott Pruitt Edward (Scott) Scott PruittChaos within EPA exposes Americans to toxins like asbest How does EPA Wheeler admin completely misinterpret science Memo: Can Trump work as an outsider? MORE like Mike Flynn, "Christie said.