Nauert became the State Department spokesperson in April 2017 and, earlier this year, was named the acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs.
Nauert would take up the USA mantle at the United Nations including holding sanctions on North Korea and defending Israel.
Experience matters less to the President, an avid fan of Fox News, than Nauert's loyalty to the White House, the fact that she's a woman and her ability to be a polished proxy on television, according to sources familiar with his thinking.
Requests for comment to the state department and the White House were not immediately returned.
Still, with Trump, no staffing decision is final until he makes the formal announcement, since he has been known to change course in the past.
Ahead of the vote, the USA ambassador sent a letter to all UN missions to make clear that "the United States takes the outcome of this vote very seriously". She was in charge of the Global Engagement Center that fights extremist messaging from the Islamic State group and others, and she has a seat on the U.S. Agency for Global Media that oversees government broadcast networks such as Voice of America.
Haley announced in October that she would be resigning as the ambassador to the United Nations.
Haley similarly had little foreign policy experience when appointed, although she had a national name as the governor of SC.
While Nauert struggled during the tenure of former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson - so ostracized from his inner circle that she considered quitting - she could now bring to the United Nations close ties to the White House and a good working relationship with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Although some have speculated that Haley may challenge Mr. Trump in 2020, Haley has said that she will support the president.
Kensington Palace has broken its silence over media reports of an alleged feud between Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton . Before she became the Duchess of Sussex, Markle starred on the US legal drama Suits for seven seasons.
The Marine Corps offered little information in a statement about the incident, which occurred at 2am (4am AEDT) on Thursday. Officials who spoke on condition of anonymity were unsure how the mishap may have occurred but none suspected foul play.
As we first reported, the woman repeatedly told Cleveland PD officers who responded to the scene she wanted to press charges. With trembling emotion in his voice, Hunt apologized for his mistake and pleaded to the Chiefs to reconsider their decision.
This year, she became the first actress of Asian ethnicity to receive an Emmy nomination for drama series lead, for Killing Eve . The ceremony, conducted by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association , will be held on January 6.
Coach Ryan Day now serves as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, according to the school's website. When asked if he would ever coach again, Meyer initially told reporters that was a "complicated question".
David Mulroney, a former Canadian ambassador to China , said USA and Canadian business executives could face reprisals in China. Canada, Australia and New Zealand were among the nations to ban the use of Huawei's equipment due to security concerns.
He said finding a compromise will be hard because some lawmakers don't want to tie Yemen to the Khashoggi killing. Trump said in a statement in November that "we may never know all of the facts surrounding the murder".
Trump and Xi agreed that "great progress has been made with respect to North Korea ", the White House statement added. The president tells reporters that there are three sites under consideration, but he's not identifying them.
At Canada's insistence, Article 23 of the agreement redefines the word "sex" to include "sexual orientation and gender identity". Although the three country leaders agreed to the new terms, lawmakers in each country still need to ratify the deal.
Netflix might've disappointed us by canceling Daredevil , but it delivered some good news on the Friends front on Monday. TV, who produced the massively successful sitcom, did respond to THR , while a Netflix spokesperson declined to comment.
On Tuesday night, the two families came together for a stunning wedding reception in Delhi, India. Just this evening, PEOPLE magazine exclusively unveiled pictures and they looked regal as ever.
An Urban Meyer rival is so happy for him
He certainly has a great offensive mind, but he's not Meyer, who outside of Nick Saban , is the best coach in college football . Despite the controversial blip in his career, Meyer easily had one of the most successful coaching careers of all time.
Messi and Ronaldo fans slam organisers of Ballon d'Or
France Football has awarded the prestigious prize to the best male player every year since 1956, adding a women's award this year. As far as his role with Real Madrid is concerned, the 25-year-old was an ever present in the Champions League knockout stages.
Snapdragon 855: specs leak within hours of launch
As for photography, the Snapdragon 855 will include a Computer Vision ISP - the world's first, according to Qualcomm . Qualcomm has also introduced a new ultrasonic sensor for under-display fingerprint sensors.
Syrian air defense targets several objects above Quneitra
The side behind the attack is not yet clear, but Israel has repeatedly targeted military positions in Syria, including in Kisweh. An unconfirmed report from Ria Novosti said that an Israeli Air Force jet and four Israeli missiles were taken down.
Stocks markets surge on hint of slower rate hikes
The FOMC is likely to link future interest rate decisions more closely to incoming data and then decide on a case-by-case basis. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at the Economic Club of New York's luncheon in New York November 28, 2018.
G20 leaders back WTO reforms amid global trade tensions
Critically, that includes the previously slated January 1 increase from 10 to 25 per cent on some US$200 billion in Chinese goods. His tariff campaign against the country began in January 2018, and saw a 25 per cent tariff on steel imports imposed in March.
Kremlin Says Putin, Trump Will Meet on Sidelines of G-20
At the time, several Ukrainian Navy ships tried to sail through the strait without seeking the proper permission, Moscow said. Responding to the border violation, Russia's border guard have seized the vessels and detained their crews.