Filter by

Rob Portman

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 363 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Confirmation Hearing

    Seema Verma, the president’s nominee to be the next administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) believes all options should be considered to improve quality and…

    981 views
  • [alt text]

    Government Waste, Fraud, and Mismanagement

    Comptroller General Gene Dodaro testified before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on his agency’s report highlighting government programs that, in their assessment, are “high-risk” due to waste, fraud and…

    371 views
  • [alt text]

    Federal Workforce

    Federal managers that included the national presidents of the American Federation of Government Employees and the Federal Managers Associations testified at a hearing on ideas for improving the…

    478 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Ambassador to Israel Confirmation Hearing

    David Friedman testified at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on his nomination to be U.S. ambassador to Israel. Mr. Friedman, a bankruptcy attorney, advised President Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign…

    2,965 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted 51-49 to confirm Representative Mick Mulvaney’s (R-SC) nomination to be director of the Office of Management and Budget. Members also voted 54-46 to advance Scott Pruitt’s…

    1,559 views
  • [alt text]

    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…

    5,758 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S.-Russia Relations

    General Philip Breedlove (Retired) and Julianne Smith testified at a hearing on the increasing challenges of the U.S.-Russia relationship. Both agreed that the Trump administration needed…

    643 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed Representative Tom Price’s (R-GA) nomination to be health and human services secretary. Senators also voted to move forward on the nomination of Steve Mnuchin for…

    1,485 views
  • [alt text]

    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…

    3,771 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate voted to move forward with debate on three Trump administration Cabinet nominees: Senator Jeff Sessions for attorney general, Representative Tom Price for secretary of health and…

    1,155 views
  • [alt text]

    Energy Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Former Governor Rick Perry (R-TX) testified before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on his nomination to be energy secretary in the Trump administration. When asked about…

    6,055 views
  • [alt text]

    Secretary of State Nomination Committee Vote

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee met to vote on former ExxonMobil Chair and CEO Rex Tillerson’s nomination to be secretary of state. Members voted 11-10 along party lines to send the…

    2,201 views
  • [alt text]

    White House Budget Director Confirmation Hearing

    In the second of his two confirmation hearings in one day, Representative Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) appeared before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee as President…

    935 views
  • [alt text]

    Interior Secretary Confirmation Hearing, Part 1

    Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) testified before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on his nomination by President-elect Trump to be secretary of the Department of the…

    3,462 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Confirmation Hearing

    Governor Nikki Haley (R-SC) testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on her nomination to be U.S. ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump administration. She was introduced…

    5,380 views
  • [alt text]

    Homeland Security Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Retired Marine Corps General John Kelly, the nominee to be secretary of the Department of Homeland Security in the incoming Trump administration, responded to questions regarding border security…

    3,055 views
  • [alt text]

    Secretary of State Confirmation Hearing, Part 3

    Former ExxonMobil Chair and CEO Rex Tillerson testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on his nomination to be secretary of state in the Trump administration. He answered…

    1,532 views
  • [alt text]

    Secretary of State Confirmation Hearing, Part 2

    Former ExxonMobil Chair and CEO Rex Tillerson testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on his nomination to be secretary of state in the Donald Trump administration. He…

    1,690 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Session

    The Senate resumed debate on the fiscal year 2017 budget resolution, which includes instructions to committees to write legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The bill passed 51-48.…

    2,688 views
  • [alt text]

    Senate Ceremonial Swearing-in

    Vice President Biden held a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony with newly-elected and re-elected senators. The event happens at the start of each Congress in the Old Senate Chamber. The…

    1,752 views
  • Load 20 More