WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump says he wants Nauert as next UN ambassador
WASHINGTON— The Latest on who could be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (all times local):
President Donald Trump says he’ll nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert (NOW’-urt) to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
Trump describes Nauert to reporters as “very talented” and “very smart.”
Nauert is to replace Nikki Haley, the former South Carolina governor who announced in October that she would step down as ambassador at the end of this year.