Trump considering Dallas investor Ray Washburne for interior secretary: CNBC

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 21, 2016 2:52 PM

(Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump is considering Dallas investor Ray Washburne as a possible interior secretary, CNBC reported on Monday, citing unnamed sources on Trump's transition team.

Washburne's company, Charter Holdings, is involved in real estate, restaurants and diversified financial investments. A top Republican fundraiser, Washburne has served as vice chair of Trump Victory Committee.

(Reporting by Tim Ahmann in Washington; Writing by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Frances Kerry)