Jon Huntsman Has Reportedly Been Offered U.S. Ambassador to Russia Position


There are multiple reports tonight that former U.S. ambassador to China and former Utah governor Jon Huntsman has been offered the position of U.S. ambassador to Russia by the Trump administration:

According to Politico, Huntsman was offered the position earlier this week and “is in the process of submitting paperwork to accept the position.”

Because of the news tonight, this old Trump tweet from 2012 is getting renewed attention:

[image via State Dept.]

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