Giuliani pulls out of consideration to serve in administration: Trump

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump embraces former New York City Mayor Rudolf Giuliani at a campaign rally in GreenvilleFormer New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani said on Friday he had removed his name from consideration for a position in Donald Trump’s new administration as the president-elect narrows the field of people he is considering for secretary of state. Giuliani’s withdrawal from consideration came after Trump made clear that he was broadening his search for a secretary of state beyond the four finalists transition aides had identified: Giuliani, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, former CIA head David Petraeus and Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee.

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