Trump picks Pence to lead new transition team

President-elect says he may retain Obamacare provisions as family take advisory roles
President-elect Donald Trump speaks during an election night rally, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Donald Trump’s promise to spend $100bn per year is equivalent to around 7 per cent of China’s fixed-asset investment in infrastructure in 2016, according to analysts at Goldman Sachs © AP

Donald Trump has appointed Mike Pence, his running mate, to head his transition team as he prepares to start naming people to fill top posts in his administration.