Presidential Nominations

nominations

 

President Donald J. Trump announced nominations for cabinet and agency positions. Nominees come before respective Senate committees for a vote and then head to the floor for a full Senate vote.

See: A Guide to Watching Hearings on Presidential Nominations


We’ve created a tracker to keep you updated on confirmation hearings and developments. Find out more about each nominee, and let your senators know what you think!

 


sessions

Sen. Jeff Sessions
Attorney General

pompeo

Rep. Mike Pompeo
CIA Director

haley

Gov. Nikki Haley
UN Ambassador

DeVos

Betsy DeVos
Secretary of Education

price

Rep. Tom Price
Secretary of Health and Human Services

 

Seema Verma
Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

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Elaine Chao
Secretary of Transportation

blank-nominee

Steven Mnuchin
Secretary of the Treasury

blank-nominee

Wilbur Ross
Secretary of Commerce

blank-nominee

Ret. Gen. James Mattis
Secretary of Defense

carson

Dr. Ben Carson
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

blank-nominee

Retired Gen. John Kelly
Secretary of Homeland Security

blank-nominee

Scott Pruitt
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator

blank-nominee

Linda McMahon
SBA Administrator

blank-nominee

Rep. Ryan Zinke
Secretary of the Interior

blank-nominee

Rex W. Tillerson
Secretary of State

blank-nominee

Rick Perry
Secretary of Energy

blank-nominee

Rep. Mick Mulvaney
OMB Director

blank-nominee

Robert Lighthizer
U.S. Trade Representative

blank-nominee

Fmr Senator Dan Coats
Director of National Security

blank-nominee

Jay Clayton
SEC Chairman

blank-nominee

Gov. Sonny Perdue
Secretary of Agriculture

blank-nominee

David Shulkin
Secretary of Veterans Affairs

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Alexander Acosta
Secretary of Labor