SHE’S OUT! “McMaster’s Huma Abedin”: White House Leaker Dina Habib Powell NOT on Short List for U.S. Ambassador to UN

REPORT: DINA POWELL WITHDRAWS FROM CONSIDERATION FOR U.S. AMBASSADOR TO U.N.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – OCTOBER 20: President of the Goldman Sachs Foundation, Dina Powell, speaks onstage during “The Next Wave of Philanthropy” at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on October 20, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Mike Windle/Getty Images for Vanity Fair)

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – GOLDMAN SACHS EXECUTIVE DINA POWELL HAS WITHDRAWN FROM CONSIDERATION TO SUCCEED NIKKI HALEY AS THE U.S. AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED NATIONS, A SOURCE FAMILIAR WITH THE MATTER SAID ON THURSDAY.

Powell told President Donald Trump by phone that she was honored to be considered but planned to stay at Goldman Sachs, the source told Reuters.

Trump had been talking to Powell about the position since Haley this week announced plans to resign. Powell served the Trump White House earlier as a deputy national security adviser.

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