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Presidential Nominations

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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!

 


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Sen. Jeff Sessions
Attorney General

 

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Rep. Mike Pompeo
CIA Director

 

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Gov. Nikki Haley
UN Ambassador

 

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Betsy DeVos
Secretary of Education

 

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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

 

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Steven Mnuchin
Secretary of the Treasury

 

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Wilbur Ross
Secretary of Commerce

 

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Ret. Gen. James Mattis
Secretary of Defense

 

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Dr. Ben Carson
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

 

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Retired Gen. John Kelly
Secretary of Homeland Security

 

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Scott Pruitt
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator

 

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Linda McMahon
SBA Administrator

 

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Rep. Ryan Zinke
Secretary of the Interior

 

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Rex W. Tillerson
Secretary of State

 

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Rick Perry
Secretary of Energy

 

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Rep. Mick Mulvaney
OMB Director

 

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Robert Lighthizer
U.S. Trade Representative

 

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Fmr Senator Dan Coats
Director of National Intelligence

 

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Jay Clayton
SEC Chairman

 

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Gov. Sonny Perdue
Secretary of Agriculture

 

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David Shulkin
Secretary of Veterans Affairs

 

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Alexander Acosta
Secretary of Labor