Breaking news out of Trump Tower where Donald Trump has picked ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State:

Tillerson has been criticized for having too close of ties to Russia’s Vladimir Putin, but according to reports he was recommended to Trump by none other than Condi Rice and Bob Gates, which should put minds at ease:

Philip Rucker of the Washington Post has more:

(There is no No. 5):

There’s also media speculation that Trump has decided on Rick Perry for Secretary of Energy, but that’s not confirmed yet:

And if it’s Perry at Energy, we’ll be hearing this ad nauseam:

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