Trump team tries to get its signals straight on possible Romney nomination

Trump team tries to get its signals straight on possible Romney nominationThe ongoing melodrama surrounding Donald Trump’s choice of a secretary of state entered a new phase Monday as “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough reported that the president-elect is “furious” with one of his top aides for comments she made about the rumored leading contender, Mitt Romney. In response to questions in the transition team’s daily press briefing call, communications director Jason Miller simply said the president-elect is considering “a number of very well qualified individuals” for the post. “I’ll leave that to the president-elect if he wants to have any additional commentary,” Miller said of the eyebrow-raising remarks by Kellyanne Conway on “Meet the Press” Sunday.

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