During a sentencing hearing, Sullivan, a Howard University alum, chastised Trump's former national security adviser for lying to FBI agents.
U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan slammed Michael Flynn, a former lieutenant general, who served as President Donald Trump's national security adviser, for lying to federal investigators in their probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, and for lobbying for Turkey.
Nikki Haley said "there's no love" with Russia but will not push the president to take a hard stance against the country publicly.
Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn "certainly has a story to tell," according to his attorney.
Lone Black Cabinet pick Ben Carson and one of only two women chosen also have negative attitudes toward gay rights.
For the first time in a quarter-century, the government's most influential departments will be led entirely by white men in a Trump Administration. Meanwhile, many of President-elect Donald Trump's senior picks also have dismal records when it comes to advocating for diversity, equality and civil rights.