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    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…

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    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate by a 81-19 vote confirmed Linda McMahon’s nomination to be administrator of the Small Business Administration. Members were also expected to consider a disapproval resolution on…

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    Senate Republican Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus lunch, Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters about National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s decision to resign over his contact with Russia before President…

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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…

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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…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate session of Monday, February 6, 2017, resumed at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday to continue debate on the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to be attorney general. Senator Sessions…

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    Senate Republican Agenda

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other Republican leaders spoke to reporters about the legislative agenda following their weekly caucus lunch. Senator McConnell said this…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate in a 56-43 vote confirmed former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson’s nomination to be secretary of state.

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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…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate resumed consideration of former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson’s nomination to be secretary of State.

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    Senate Republican Agenda

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) called Senate Democrats “the source of chaos” for the nomination process of President Trump’s picks for the Health and Human Services and Treasury…

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    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate confirmed by a 93-6 vote Elaine Chao’s nomination to be transportation secretary in the Trump administration.

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    Transportation Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Elaine Chao testified before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on her nomination to be secretary of transportation in the Donald Trump administration. The nominee pledged…

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    Senator John Thune on the State of the Net

    Senator John Thune (R-SD), who chairs the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, discussed the future of the internet. He talked about modernizing the Federal Communications…

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    Republican Congressional Retreat News Conference

    The Republican conference chairs, Senator John Thune (SD) and Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA) spoke about the party’s 200-day policy plan and goals for the new Congress and a new president.…

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    Commerce Secretary Confirmation Hearing

    Wilbur Ross testified before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on his nomination to serve as secretary of commerce in the Trump administration. He was introduced by…

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    Senate Republican Agenda

    Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senate Republican leaders spoke to reporters after their weekly caucus lunch. They gave an update on approving President Trump’s Cabinet nominees. In addition,…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley to be United Nations ambassador in a 96-4 vote.

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    Senate Session

    The Senate approved a bill to allow the Government Accountability Office to access certain federal agency records.

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    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…

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