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  • Senate Commerce Committee Takes Up FCC Nominations
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    FCC Chair and Commissioners Confirmation

    The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a confirmation hearing for current Federal Communications Commission Chair Ajit Pai who was elevated to chair by President…

    543 views
  • HHS Secretary Tom Price Testifies on FY 2018 Budget
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    HHS Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request

    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price testified before the Senate Finance Committee on the president’s proposed 2018 budget request. Democrats had tough questions for Secretary…

    1,203 views
  • Senate Panel Examines Pesticide Registration Laws
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    Pesticide Regulations

    The Senate Agriculture Committee held a hearing on the regulations for the sale, use and distribution of pesticide products. Committee members focused on how pesticide registration under…

    503 views
  • Hearing Examines Health Care for People with Chronic Illnesses
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    Chronic Health Conditions

    Health care experts testified at a hearing on the benefits of telemedicine technology and how it can help better manage the care of Medicare patients. Committee members were taking the witnesses'…

    615 views
  • Robert Lighthizer Sworn In as US Trade Representative
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    U.S. Trade Representative Swearing-In

    Vice President Pence swore in Robert Lighthizer as U.S. trade representative. Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS) made brief introductory remarks, and former Senator Bob Dole (R-KS), for whom Mr.…

    255 views
  • US Senate Confirms Agriculture Secretary Nominee 8711
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    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed the nomination of Sonny Perdue to be secretary of the Department of Agriculture. Members also advanced the nomination of Rod Rosenstein to be deputy attorney general.

    656 views
  • FDA Commissioner Nominee Scott Gottlieb Defends Against Accusations of Conflicts of Interest
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    Food and Drug Administrator Confirmation Hearing

    Dr. Scott Gottlieb testified at a confirmation hearing on his nomination to be commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He said his priorities at the FDA would be combating opioid…

    2,206 views
  • IRS Commissioner John Koskinen Testifies on the 2017 Tax Filing Season
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    2017 Tax Filing Season

    IRS Commissioner John Koskinen spoke about testified at a Senate Finance Committee hearing on his agency’s operations and their impact on taxpayers in areas. Topics included stolen identity…

    5,092 views
  • Sonny Perdue Answers Questions About Trade and Threats to Food Security
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    Agriculture Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue (R) testified before the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee about his nomination to be agriculture secretary. He pledged to be a…

    2,785 views
  • Labor Secretary Nominee Outlines Policy Priorities at Confirmation Hearing
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    Labor Secretary Nomination Hearing

    The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee held the confirmation hearing for President Trump’s labor secretary nominee, Alexander Acosta. He was asked about several issues including…

    4,017 views
  • US Senate Meets for General Speeches
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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate repealed an Obama administration rule that bans certain methods of hunting in Alaska.

    436 views
  • US Trade Representative Nominee Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    U.S. Trade Representative Confirmation Hearing

    Robert Lighthizer testified at a Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be U.S. trade representative. Members asked him questions on several issues including…

    1,776 views
  • US Senate Confirms Seema Verma
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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate voted 55-43 to confirm Seema Verma’s nomination to be administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Members also voted to move forward with Senator Dan Coats'…

    719 views
  • CMS Administrator Nominee Seema Verma Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Confirmation Hearing

    Seema Verma testified at a hearing on her nomination to be administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in the Trump administration.. She told committee members she…

    3,032 views
  • Treasury Secretary Nominee Steven Mnuchin Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    Treasury Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Steven Mnuchin testified before the Senate Finance Committee on his nomination to be treasury secretary in the Trump administration. He discussed his career that included experience as an…

    7,021 views
  • HHS Nominee Representative Tom Price Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    Health and Human Services Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Representative Tom Price (R-GA) testified before the Senate Finance Committee on his nomination to be Health and Human Services secretary in the Trump administration. Representative Price…

    4,245 views
  • Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos Testifies at Confirmation Hearing
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    Education Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Betsy DeVos testified before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on her nomination for secretary of education in the Trump administration. She answered questions on a wide…

    35,619 views
  • Senate Democrats Boycott Committee Vote on HHS and Treasury Secretary Nominations
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    Health and Human Services Secretary Nominee

    Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch (R-UT) criticized Democrats for boycotting the committee’s vote to move the nominations of President Trump’s secretary nominees for the Departments of the…

    2,990 views
  • Discussion Focuses on Russias ElectionYear Hacking
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    Russia and the U.S. Election

    George Beebe and Paul Saunders, former George W. Bush administration officials, talked about Russian hacking and the 2016 presidential election. They spoke about the conclusions of the…

    390 views
  • HHS Nominee Representative Tom Price Testifies on Capitol Hill
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    Health and Human Services Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Representative Tom Price (R-GA) testified before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on his nomination to be Department of Health and Human Services secretary in the Trump…

    9,441 views
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