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Trump leaves restaurant after shuffling transition team

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 01:00

President-elect Donald Trump takes his family to dinner at a Manhattan restaurant as he shuffles his transition team again following his surprise election victory last week. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION). President-elect Donald Trump shuffled his transition team again on Tuesday, jettisoning a national security expert and lobbyists from his inner circle as he moved closer to naming two loyal Wall Street backers to key economic positions. Trump, a Republican outsider who won a surprise election victory last week, also cleared a paperwork snag that had temporarily stalled his transition after he put his Vice President-elect Mike Pence in charge of the process. "Very organized process taking place as I decide on Cabinet and many other positions," Trump said on Twitter after taking his family to dinner at 21 Club, a Manhattan restaurant, his motorcade slipping away from reporters gathered at his apartment building. "I am the only one who knows who the finalists are!" Trump said.

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Trump leaves restaurant after shuffling transition team

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 01:00