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    EPA Administrator Nomination

    Senate Democrats, including Jeff Merkley (OR), Environment and Public Works Committee Ranking Member Tom Carper (DE) and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (NY), held a news conference at the Capitol to…

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    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…

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    Senate Democrats on EPA Administrator Nomination

    Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Ranking Member Tom Carper (D-DE) and other Democrats on the committee held a news conference to call for a delay in the Senate’s confirmation vote on Scott…

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate resumed debate on Representative Mick Mulvaney’s (R-SC) nomination to be director of the Office of Management and Budget.

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    White House Budget Director Confirmation Hearing

    In the first of his two confirmation hearings for the day, Representative Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) testified before the Senate Budget Committee on his nomination to be director of the Office of…

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    Infrastructure Funding and Modernization Efforts

    Officials from Oklahoma, West Virginia, Wyoming, Delaware, and Colorado testified at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on proposals to modernize infrastructure in…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed Steven Mnuchin’s nomination to be treasury secretary of by a vote of 53-47. The Senate then voted unanimously to confirm David Shulkin’s nomination to be veterans…

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    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…

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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 Session, Part 1

    The Senate debated and spoke about through the night Betsy DeVos' nomination to be for secretary of education in the Trump administration. During the vote on her confirmation, President…

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    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and other Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters on Capitol Hill following their weekly caucus lunch. They talked about that day’s tie-breaking…

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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…

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    Budget and Economic Outlook

    Keith Hall presented the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) budget and economic outlook report and his agency’s projections for the economy in areas of unemployment, inflation, and the…

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    Attorney General Nomination Vote

    The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 11-9 along party lines to send the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) to be attorney general in the Trump administration to the full Senate.

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    Betsy DeVos Nomination Committee Vote, Part 2

    The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee returned from a recess of its executive session to consider President Trump’s nomination of Betsy DeVos to be the education secretary.…

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    Betsy DeVos Nomination Committee Vote, Part 1

    The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee met in executive session to consider President Trump’s nomination of Betsy DeVos to be the education secretary. Senators debated her…

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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.

    2,393 views
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    EPA Administrator Confirmation Hearing, Part 1

    Scott Pruitt testified before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the Trump administration. Mr. Pruitt said he…

    14,699 views
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    Judiciary Committee Vote on Attorney General Nomination

    Democratic members of the Senate Judiciary Committee delayed a vote on whether to send to the full Senate Senator Jeff Sessions' (R-AL) nomination to be attorney general in the Trump administration. During…

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    EPA Administrator Confirmation Hearing, Part 2

    Scott Pruitt testified before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on his nomination by President-elect Trump to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).…

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