In the US House of representatives approved an exception for James Mattis: Obama will sign the law
In the US House of representatives approved the law on the exclusion from the legislation for the elected President of the United States Donald trump to head the Pentagon James Mattis, nicknamed “Mad dog”. On the eve of a vote in the House of representatives, the speaker of the US President Josh Ernest said that Obama will not interfere with the appointment and will sign the law immediately after it was approved.
This was announced by radio “Freedom”.
Recall, the U.S. Senate approved a legislative exception that would allow James Mattis to become the head of the Pentagon.
For Mattis is a one-time exception to the law that establishes civilian control over the Ministry of defense and prohibits to appoint as ex-military, who resigned less than seven years prior to appointment. Mattis retired in 2013, the report said .
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