National Politics

U.S. Senate confirmation hearings: Thursday, January 12

9:30 a.m. Senate Armed Services Committee: Secretary of Defense nominee, James N. Mattis. 10 a.m. Senate Intelligence Committee: Director of the Central Intelligence Agency nominee, Mike Pompeo. *This confirmation hearing was moved from Wednesday, January 11 at 10 a.m. 10 a.m. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee: Secretary of…

U.S. Senate confirmation hearings: Wednesday January 11

9:00a.m. Senate Foreign Relations Committee: Secretary of State nominee, Rex Tillerson. 9:30a.m. Senate Judiciary Committee: Attorney General nominee, U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama. 10:00a.m. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee: Secretary of Education nominee, Betsy DeVos. *This confirmation hearing has been moved to Tuesday, January 17 at 5:00p.m. 10:00a.m….