WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee approved the nominations of Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary and Elaine Chao as transportation secretary on voice votes.. Reuters
Incoming press secretary Sean Spicer defended the diversity President-elect Donald Trump's Cabinet, which does not include a Latino, at a news conference on Jan. 19. Source: The Washington Post - Affiliate -
Incoming White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer defended the fact that Donald Trump did not nominate any Hispanics to his Cabinet, the first time that has happened in 30 years. He also said it's not.. Source: Associated Press -
Bloomberg Politics reports that Senate Democrats say only as many four of President-elect Trump’s cabinet nominees “could” be confirmed on Inauguration Day Friday. The four the Democrats are.. Source: Wochit News -
US equity futures were flat, European stocks rose and Asia was mixed after the dollar posted a modest rebound overnight despite Mnuchin's "strong dollar" comments, while oil was flat and gold fell, as.. Zero Hedge
EZGovOpps Market Intelligence predicts that government contractors will see growth in defense services and technology modernization under the Trump administration. Amid pressure to cut costs, however,.. PRWeb
WASHINGTON ― Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) complained Sunday that Democrats were needlessly slowing down confirmations of Donald Trump’s administration officials.
Several of.. Huffington Post
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Representative Katherine Clark, left, accompanied by Representative Elijah Cummings, right, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday,.. The American Prospect
WASHINGTON ― Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday that Latinos shouldn’t be worried that President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet will be the first in decades to lack a.. Huffington Post
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sarah Feinberg was on the job as the nation's chief railroad regulator for just three weeks when a packed commuter train slammed into an SUV stopped on tracks north of New York.. SeattlePI.com
It's not very difficult to run for political office as an outsider and claim that you'll do everything differently than anyone else. When you have never held office and governed, you have the advantage.. Huffington Post
Elaine Chao testifies on Capitol Hill at her confirmation hearing to become the secretary of transportation.
Members of the Senate Commerce, Science, and.. The American Prospect
The incoming Trump administration is looking to “unleash the potential” of private investors to boost the national transportation networks that underpin the U.S. economy, the president-elect’s.. VOA News