April 4, 2019 / 8:55 PM / 7 months ago

Trump says he recommended Cain for seat on Fed board

FILE PHOTO: Former Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain in Washington January 24, 2012. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he recommended former pizza chain executive and Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain for a seat on the Federal Reserve Board.

Trump told reporters at the White House that Cain is going through checks, and he imagines he will be in good shape.

Reporting by Jeff Mason; Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chris Reese

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