Gates, Rice pushed Tillerson nomination after firm worked for ExxonMobil

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Dec 13, 2016 1:57 PM
Condoleezza Rice and Robert Gates both played a crucial role in convincing President-elect Donald Trump to pick ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his nominee for secretary of state -- and they worked with him at their firm that professionally consulted for Tillerson's company.