NBC News is reporting that Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe is on the list of people being considered by President Donald Trump to be the next Attorney General
Ratcliffe is a former political appointee of President George W. Bush who was later appointed to be U.S. Attorney of the Eastern District of Texas.
Ratcliffe has represented Texas’ 4th Congressional District since 2014.
He easily won re-election in last week’s midterm election.
Texas’ 4th Congressional District stretches from Texarkana to Sherman.