White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters aboard Air Force One that President Donald Trump would meet with Keating, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, former Connecticut Sen.
Since leaving the Senate, Lieberman has been a senior counsel at the NY law firm Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP and serves on a number of boards.
As Politicopoints out, Lieberman being the president's possible pick to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation would be an "unorthodox" one.
Lieberman, who President Donald Trump interviewed on Wednesday, was the vice presidential running mate when Democrat Al Gore ran for the White House in 2000.
Trump met with four candidates for the top law enforcement job on Wednesday, including Lieberman, and reportedly bonded with the former Democratic vice presidential candidate, Politico reported citing a person familiar with the meeting. The president has suggested he hopes to name Comey's successor before he departs Friday for his first overseas trip as president.
Trump's choice must win Senate confirmation amid the Justice Department's investigation into Russia's election hacking and the Trump campaign's possible involvement. During the 2016 presidential election, he endorsed former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
The meetings come more than a week after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey.
Lieberman, while in the Senate, served two separate stints as chair of the Senate Homeland Security Committee from 2001-2003 and a third stint from 2007-2013.
Lieberman was Connecticut's attorney general decades ago. At a Democratic Senator lunch on Thursday, Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D., Ill.) and others criticized the pick.
First elected in 1988, Lieberman served as a Democrat until 2006, when he became an independent who caucused with the Democrats. John McCain, and did not seek re-election in 2012. He was the lead case agent on the Oklahoma City federal building bombing in 1995, when Keating was governor, and he was the FBI's on-scene commander after the September 11, 2001, attack on the Pentagon.
Macron said "treaty change long used to be a French taboo", but that this would change now that he was president. Merkel warmly welcomed the fourth president to occupy the Elysee Palace since she came to power 12 years ago.
The requests by USA intelligence officials cast doubt on the assertion by the president's aides that the sharing was appropriate. Earlier this week, Green released a statement claiming the president "had committed an impeachable act and must be charged".
Ashok Rai, president and CEO of Prevea Health- to break down some of the biggest misconceptions about the bill the House passed . The House approved the American Health Care Act late last week, sending it to an uncertain future in the Senate.
Video shows Erdogan supporters and bodyguards flooding through the police line and beating protesters on American soil. Cavusoglu said Thursday that the Trump administration "did not show any reaction" to the Turkish warning.
WannaCrypt first gains access to the computer system via an email attachment and thereafter can spread rapidly through LAN. The software held the victims' computers hostage and threatened to delete their files unless they paid $300.
The missile flew 787 kilometres on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 kilometres, the North's KCNA news agency said. The ruler also pledged further missile tests and nuclear detonations, despite repeated warnings by President Trump.
Because the 91-mph fastball from Edinson Volquez (0-6) hit him in his non-throwing arm, Ryu was able to remain in the game. The Marlins were outscored 22-4 in the three games against Houston, getting blanked 3-0 in the series finale on Wednesday.
They asked the White House to turn over 'records of interactions with former Director Comey, including any audio recordings'. Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz of Utah said late Wednesday that Mueller is a "great selection".
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russian Federation hoped that Trump's move would not affect ties with the United States. Russian President Vladimir Putin "has a few times announced his readiness for such meetings [with U.S.
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Australian banks lick wounds after tax hit
Morrison on budget night finally buried the $13 billion in so-called "zombie" savings previously blocked by the Senate. The Medicare Guarantee Fund will be more than the Government demonstrating a commitment to the health scheme.
Israelis on edge before Trump visit
This information can be useful to Western allies, who have experienced attacks by Islamic extremists as well. Trump visits Israel on Monday, after starting his trip to the region in Saudi Arabia on Saturday.
Sweden drops rape probe against Julian Assange
It is not known if USA officials are seeking Assange's arrest because of a possible sealed indictment. Assange has been sheltering in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012 to avoid extradition.