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WATCH: Sen. Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing for U.S. Attorney General [Live Stream]

Jeff Sessions

Watch live as the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee holds a confirmation hearing Tuesday for Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to serve as his attorney general of the United States. Live Stream will start at 9:30am Tuesday, January 10th, 2017.

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Trump’s Chief of Staff Reince Priebus Talks Obamacare, Media, SCOTUS, Cabinet Appointments

Reince Priebus on Hugh Hewitt

Hugh Hewitt interviewed former RNC Chair and Donald Trump’s future White House chief of staff Reince Priebus. Reince reiterates that repealing and replacing Obamacare will be there #1 priority with tax reform close behind. Trump’s White Chief of Staff said that their bold initiatives are what Republicans have been talking about for decades and  “now it’s time for the majority ...

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Trump Announces Gary Cohn as Key Economic Advisor

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(New York, NY) — President-elect Donald J. Trump today announced his intent to appoint Gary D. Cohn as Assistant to the President for Economic Policy and Director of the National Economic Council. A renowned business leader, Mr. Cohn will help to both design and coordinate the President-elect’s America First economic agenda and make sure increasing wages for American workers will ...

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Carly Fiorina Meets with Trump About Intelligence Post

2016 Presidential candidate Carly Fiorina met with Donald Trump today to discuss a position in the incoming administration. According to a senior transition team official, Fiorina was at Trump tower because she was being considered for the position of director of national intelligence. After the meeting, Ms. Fiorina talked with reporters about her conversation with the President-elect. At Trump Tower, ...

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Trump Education Secretary Nominee Tells Crowd What Will Happen to Common Core

Betsy DeVos end federalized common core

Donald Trump will nominate school choice advocate Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education and in a USA Thank You Rally on Friday, DeVos explained what she plans to do about common core. Notice that DeVos does not call for the end of common core, but the federalized version of the sometimes confusing curriculum. The approach she announced is constitutional one ...

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WATCH: Trump Explains Why Rex Tillerson Would Make a Great Secretary of State

Chris Wallace asks Trump about Rex Tillerson Secretary of State

On Fox News Sunday, Chris Wallace asked President-elect Donald Trump why ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson would make a good Secretary of State. Trump is taking an unconventional approach to filling his administration. He’s picking people that are at the top of their fields instead of following past Presidents who picked from the pool of the political elite.

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Reports: Donald Trump to Nominate Exxon Exec as Secretary of State

Rex Tillerson and Vladimir Putin - premier.gov.ru

According to NBC News, an ExxonMobil CEO is about to be nominated to one of the highest positions in the Trump administration. Donald Trump is expected to nominate ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of state. Tillerson has been with ExxonMobil since 1975 when he started as a production engineer and worked his way up finally taking the CEO job ...

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Trump Announces Pick for Ambassador to China at Iowa Rally

Terry Branstad

President-elect Donald Trump announced his pick for U.S. Ambassador to China in Iowa Thursday night at one of the USA Thank You tour rallies. Trump announced that he would be nominating long-time Governor of Iowa Terry Branstad the position of United States Ambassador to China. The Trump campaign had issued a statement earlier on Thursday putting Branstad forward as the ...

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Trump to Nominate Former Professional Wrestling Chief for SBA Administrator

Linda McMahon

President-elect Donald Trump is expected to nominate former WWE CEO Linda McMahon to lead the Small Business Administration. Trump said he chose the 68-year-old founder and CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment because of her business acumen as she built a massive entertainment empire from the ground up. Created through the Small Business Act of 1958, the SBA gives out loans, ...

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Treasury Secretary Nominee Steve Mnuchin On Economic Growth and Tax Reform

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Donald Trump’s Treasury Secretary nominee told a CNBC panel about the administration’s plan to re-energize the economy. President-elect Trump announced Wednesday morning that he had selected Steve Mnuchin to lead the Department of the Treasury. Mnuchin told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” that corporate and individual tax reform are the “first priority” in order to achieve sustained GDP growth of 3-4%.

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Price Statement on Nomination to Serve as Secretary of Health and Human Services

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“It is an honor to be nominated to serve our nation as Secretary of Health and Human Services. Thanks to President-Elect Donald Trump and Vice President-Elect Mike Pence for their confidence. I am humbled by the incredible challenges that lay ahead and enthusiastic for the opportunity to be a part of solving them on behalf of the American people. There ...

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Trump expected to announce Steven Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary

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A Film producer and former Goldman Sachs partner is expected to be nominated as the next Treasury Secretary by President-elect Donald Trump. Steven Mnuchin functioned as Donald Trump’s campaign finance advisor and has now reportedly earned the nod as Mr. Trump’s pick for Secretary of the Treasury. After two failed marriages, Mnuchin is now dating Scottish bombshell Louise Linton. Steven made a ...

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Elaine Chao to be Trump pick for Transportation Secretary

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Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao is expected to be President-elect Trump’s selection to lead the Department of Transportation. Chao headed the Department of Labor under G.W. Bush, was deputy secretary of Transportation under George H.W. Bush  and is the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) Elaine had been a member of Trump’s Asian and Pacific-American advisory panel and met ...

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Trump Continues Leadership Search in Monday Meetings

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(New York, NY) – President-elect Donald J. Trump today held a series of meetings at Trump Tower in New York City to gather ideas and speak with potential leaders being considered for positions inside the Trump-Pence Administration. President-elect Trump began his day meeting with Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI). The two leaders had a detailed conversation regarding the situation in the Middle ...

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Donald J. Trump Cabinet

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*This post will be updated as the President-elect’s office releases their proposed nominees* The Cabinet’s role is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the duties of each member’s respective office. Each department then is also tasked with carrying out the President’s strategy within their department’s area of responsibility. The Cabinet includes the Vice President ...

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